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incredulous
used in The Lovely Bones

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Definition
unbelieving; or having difficulty accepting something so unexpected
  • "He thought Clarissa was George Harvey?" My mother stopped, incredulous, just outside the visitors' area.
    "It was dark out, Abigail. I think he only saw the girl's flashlight."
    Chapter Twelve (32% in)
incredulous = having difficulty accepting something so unbelievable
  • Hal asked, incredulous.
    Chapter Seventeen (75% in)

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