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incredulous
used in Native Son

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Definition
unbelieving; or having difficulty accepting something so unexpected
  • "Yessuh," Bigger whispered, struggling to control his feelings, hating Jan violently because he knew he was hurting him; wanting to strike Jan with something because Jan's wide, incredulous stare made him feel hot guilt to the very core of him.
    Book Two - Flight (38% in)
incredulous = unbelieving; or having difficulty accepting something so unexpected
  • His mother gave him an incredulous stare.
    Book Three - Fate (16% in)

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