Belief and unbelief

incredulous
(adj)
in-CRED-yoo-lǝs-lee
Meaning

unbelieving; skeptical

1st Sample Sentence

I was incredulous when I heard that she had married, since she had always sworn that she would remain single until death.

Root

in (not)#credere (to believe) (Latin)

Mnemonics

in (means not)+cred (means showing or having belief). so someone who does not have belief on something and someone, hence very skeptical about their nature.

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