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credited

adjective

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credited

verb
past tense of credit

Synonyms & Antonyms of credited (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to explain (something) as being the result of something else
  • has to credit his success in picking winning lottery numbers to pure luck

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2 to regard as right or true
  • I simply cannot credit that story about the boy who was supposedly raised by wolves

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“Credited.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/credited. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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