Synonyms for (adjective) credible

Synonyms: credible

Definition: appearing to merit belief or acceptance

Usage: a credible witness

Similar words: convincing

Definition: causing one to believe the truth of something

Usage: a convincing story; a convincing manner


Synonyms: credible, believable

Definition: capable of being believed

Usage: completely credible testimony; credible information

Similar words: likely

Definition: within the realm of credibility

Usage: not a very likely excuse


Similar words: presumptive

Definition: affording reasonable grounds for belief or acceptance

Usage: presumptive evidence; a strong presumptive case is made out


Synonyms: credible

Definition: (a common but incorrect usage where `credulous' would be appropriate) credulous

Usage: she was not the...credible fool he expected

Similar words: credulous

Definition: disposed to believe on little evidence

Usage: the gimmick would convince none but the most credulous