credibility gap definition

  • noun:
    • Public skepticism concerning the truth of statements, especially formal claims and pronouncements: "The credibility space [is] caused by a deliberate plan of artificial manipulation of official news” ( Walter Lippmann).
    • decreased dependability.
    • A discrepancy or disparity, specially between terms and activities.
    • A discrepancy between the statements produced by one in expert (especially by a politician) plus the sensed truth
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