if you believe that, you'll believe anything

Definition of if you believe that, you'll believe anything

used sarcastically to discredit the speaker or a statement
  • "He says he's going to become a doctor." "If you believe that, you'll believe anything!"

Word by Word Definitions

you play
  1. : the one or ones being addressed — compare thee, thou, ye, your, yours

  2. : one

believe play
  1. : to have a firm or wholehearted religious conviction or persuasion : to regard the existence of God as a fact

  2. : to accept something as true, genuine, or real

  3. : to have a firm conviction as to the goodness, efficacy, or ability of something

you play
  1. : the one or ones being addressed — compare thee, thou, ye, your, yours

  2. : one

anything play
  1. : any thing whatever : any such thing

  1. : at all


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