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credulous
used in Main Street

4 uses
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Definition
gullible (being too willing to believe)
  • She was credulous, perhaps; a born hero-worshipper; yet she did question and examine unceasingly.
    Chapter 1 (22% in)
credulous = gullible (being too willing to believe)
  • A girl on a hilltop; credulous, plastic, young; drinking the air as she longed to drink life.
    Chapter 1 (10% in)
  • For the second of welcome encounter this workman with the bandit mustache and the muddy overalls seemed nearer than any one else to the credulous youth which she was seeking to fight beside her, and she told him, as a cheerful anecdote, a little of her story.
    Chapter 11 (82% in)
  • I insist that there's only one professional-man's wife in this town who doesn't plot, and that is you, you blessed, credulous outsider!"
    Chapter 13 (74% in)

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