credibility

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Etymology[edit]

From the French crédibilité

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  • IPA(key): /kɹɛd.ə.ˈbɪ.ɫɪ.ti/

Noun[edit]

credibility (countable and uncountable, plural credibilities)

  1. Reputation impacting one's ability to be believed.
    After weeks of blowing smoke, her credibility with me was next to nil.
  2. (law) Believability of statements by a witness, as measured by whether the testimony is probable or improbable when judged by common experience.

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