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credible
used in Tom Jones

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appearing to merit belief or acceptance
  • As a genius of the highest rank observes in his fifth chapter of the Bathos, "The great art of all poetry is to mix truth with fiction, in order to join the credible with the surprizing."
    Book 8 (8% in)

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