Definition of incredible
- making incredible claims
The movie tells an incredible story of survival.
I find his explanation pretty incredible.
Incredible as it may seem, she's had no formal training as an artist.
It's incredible to me that such a lazy person could be so successful.
a landscape of incredible beauty
The new job is an incredible opportunity.
We have put an incredible amount of work into this project.
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
: difficult or impossible to believe
: extremely good, great, or large
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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