his credulous disciples believed that he had specifically fore-announced it, instead of only making a general prophecy
Nor, credulous as such minds must have been, was this conceit altogether without some faint show of superstitious probability.
In good time, though, to his great delight, the three salt-sea warriors would rise and depart; to his credulous, fable-mongering ears, all their martial bones jingling in them at every step, like Moorish scimetars in scabbards.
The awe-stricken credulous slaves in the vicinity took it for the bones of one of the fallen angels.
To the credulous mariners it seemed the same silent spout they had so long ago beheld in the moonlit Atlantic and Indian Oceans.
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The trick would fool none but the most credulous.
She is so credulous she believes everything she reads.