disbelief

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noun dis·be·lief \ˌdis-bə-ˈlēf\

Definition of disbelief

  1. :  the act of disbelieving :  mental rejection of something as untrue

Examples of disbelief in a Sentence

  1. She stared at him in utter disbelief.

  2. their story explaining their absence was met with frank disbelief

1672

First Known Use of disbelief

1672



DISBELIEF Defined for English Language Learners

disbelief

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noun dis·be·lief \ˌdis-bə-ˈlēf\

Definition of disbelief for English Language Learners

  • : a feeling that you do not or cannot believe or accept that something is true or real


DISBELIEF Defined for Kids

disbelief

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noun dis·be·lief \ˌdis-bə-ˈlēf\

Definition of disbelief for Students

  1. :  refusal or inability to believe She watched in disbelief.



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