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incredulity

noun

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refusal to accept something as true
  • the teacher's incredulity about the claims in the essay proved to be well-founded

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The first known use of incredulity was in the 15th century

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“Incredulity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/incredulity. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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