can't believe

idiom

Definition of can't believe

1 used to emphasize a statement
  • I can't believe how ugly that dress is.
2 used to indicate surprise, dismay, or disappointment
  • You broke the window? I can't believe you guys! How could you do such a thing?
  • He can't believe that terrible restaurant is still in business.
  • She couldn't believe her good luck.

Word by Word Definitions

can't play
  1. : can not

believe play
  1. : to consider to be true or honest

  2. : to accept the word or evidence of

  3. : to hold as an opinion : suppose


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