credulous definition

  • adjective:
    • Disposed to trust also easily; gullible.
    • Arising from or described as credulity. See Usage Note at legitimate.
    • overly willing to believe things; gullible.
    • thought also easily.
    • more likely to think on minor proof; effortlessly enforced upon; unsuspecting.
    • thought also easily.
    • showing a lack of wisdom or knowledge
    • disposed to think on little research
  • others:
    • Characterized by or displaying credulity; uncritical regarding opinions; quickly deceived; gullible.
    • thought too readily.

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