Simple Definition of incredible
: difficult or impossible to believe
: extremely good, great, or large
Full Definition of incredible
Examples of incredible
The movie tells an incredible story of survival.
I find his explanation pretty incredible.
Incredible as it may seem, she's had no formal training as an artist.
It's incredible to me that such a lazy person could be so successful.
a landscape of incredible beauty
The new job is an incredible opportunity.
We have put an incredible amount of work into this project.
Origin of incredible
Middle English, from Latin incredibilis, from in- + credibilis credible
First Known Use: 15th century
Rhymes with incredible
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