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gullible

adjective gull·ible \ˈgə-lə-bəl\

Simple Definition of gullible

  • : easily fooled or cheated; especially : quick to believe something that is not true

Full Definition of gullible

  1. :  easily duped or cheated

gull·ibil·i·ty play \ˌgə-lə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
gull·ibly play \ˈgə-lə-blē\ adverb

Examples of gullible

  1. I'm not gullible enough to believe something that outrageous.

  2. They sell overpriced souvenirs to gullible tourists.



1818

First Known Use of gullible

1818

Variants of gullible

also gull·able play \ˈgə-lə-bəl\


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