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credulousness

noun

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  1. readiness to believe the claims of others without sufficient evidence her inveterate credulousness makes her an easy target for practical jokes Synonyms of credulousness credulity, gullibility, naiveness, naïveté (also naivete or naiveté), simplenessWords Related to credulousness artlessness, simplicity, unsophistication, unwariness, unworldliness; belief, credibility, faith, trustNear Antonyms of credulousness sophistication, worldliness; distrust, misdoubt, mistrust, suspicion, suspiciousness, wariness; doubt, uncertaintyAntonyms of credulousness incredulity, skepticism


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