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credulous
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
gullible (being too willing to believe)
  • And we must needs say it seared Hester's bosom so deeply, that perhaps there was more truth in the rumour than our modern incredulity may be inclined to admit.
    Chapter 5 — Hester at her Needle (**% in)

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