defy belief

Definition of defy belief

  1. :  to be unbelievable :  to be not deserving to be believed His story about UFOs defies belief.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to challenge to combat

    :  to challenge to do something considered impossible :  dare

    :  to confront with assured power of resistance :  disregard

  1. :  challenge, defiance

  1. :  a state or habit of mind in which trust or confidence is placed in some person or thing

    :  something that is accepted, considered to be true, or held as an opinion :  something believed

    :  a tenet or body of tenets held by a group

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clearly seen through or understood

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