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incredulous
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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Definition
unbelieving; or having difficulty accepting something so unexpected
  • I laughed incredulously as Sherlock Holmes leaned back in his settee and blew little wavering rings of smoke up to the ceiling.
    Chapter 1 — Mr. Sherlock Holmes (49% in)
incredulously = surprised by something so unexpected
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