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Today's word: Credibleˈkrɛd ə bəl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Credible

Princeton's WordNet

  1. credible, believable(adj)

    capable of being believed

    "completely credible testimony"; "credible information"

  2. credible(adj)

    (a common but incorrect usage where `credulous' would be appropriate) credulous

    "she was not the...credible fool he expected"

  3. credible(adj)

    appearing to merit belief or acceptance

    "a credible witness"


  1. credible(Adjective)

    believable or plausible

  2. credible(Adjective)

    authentic or convincing

  3. Origin: From credible, from credible, from credibilis, from credo; see credit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Credible(adj)

    capable of being credited or believed; worthy of belief; entitled to confidence; trustworthy

  2. Origin: [L. credibilis, fr. credere. See Creed.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Credible in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Credible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nigel Cornwall:

    Smaller suppliers are now a significant threat and credible alternative to the major suppliers.

  2. Edward R. Murrow:

    To be persuasive, we must be believable; to be believable we must be credible; to be credible, we must be truthful.

  3. Geoffrey Adams:

    We urge Syria to use the opportunity of the team's next visit to Damascus to provide credible evidence and documentation to support its assurances that it has fully abandoned its chemical weapons program.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A credible way to unearth the bona fide facts is to make both the partners in conflict to undergo the reliable lie-detection tests, instead of making conclusion by seeing who supports whom & how many.

  5. W. H. Auden:

    Precisely because we do not communicate by singing, a song can be out of place but not out of character; it is just as credible that a stupid person should sing beautifully as that a clever person should do so.

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