give credence to

idiom

Definition of give credence to

: to believe usually used in negative statements Don't give credence to their gossip.

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give/cut (someone) some slack

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“Give credence to.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/give%20credence%20to. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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