incredible vs incredulous

incredible incredulous

Definitions

  • 1) Amazing; astonishing; awe-inspiring.
  • 2) Marvelous; profoundly affecting; wonderful.
  • 3) So implausible as to elicit disbelief; unbelievable.
  • 4) Not credible; surpassing belief; too extraordinary and improbable to admit of belief; unlikely; marvelous; fabulous.
  • 5) Not credible; that cannot be credited; surpassing the possibility of belief.
  • 6) Surpassing belief as to what is possible; hard to believe; unimaginable; inconceivable.

Definitions

  • 1) Expressive of disbelief.
  • 2) Skeptical; disbelieving.
  • 3) Not credulous; indisposed to admit or accept that which is related as true, skeptical; unbelieving.
  • 4) rare Incredible; not easy to be believed.
  • 5) Indicating, or caused by, disbelief or incredulity.
  • 6) not disposed or willing to believe; unbelieving
  • 7) Not credulous; not disposed to admit the truth of what is related; not given to believe readily; refusing or withholding belief; skeptical.
  • 8) Not easy to be believed; incredible.

Examples

  • 1) His incredible story will melt your heart.
  • 2) They can be mysterious or just incredible to look at.
  • 3) It was just the most incredible thing.
  • 4) He just had an incredible engine.
  • 5) All the debutantes were just incredible.
  • 6) Tagline Based on the incredible true story.
  • 7) Though perhaps more than anything else, there was just his incredible lack of guile.
  • 8) But through it all, they will always feel incredible each time they slip into their best LBD.
  • 9) We had lots of incredible musicians play and add character to this record.
  • 10) This incredible story will play on your mind.
  • 11) The prospect of having two for one is just incredible.
  • 12) To be in this stadium is always incredible for me.
  • 13) It was an amazing time and incredible to be part if it.
  • 14) With that comes an incredible amount of calories we are no longer burning.
  • 15) You can decide for yourselves just how much of this incredible stuff you want.
  • 16) These guys have done something incredible with my back catalogue.
  • 17) The publicity she has had for her new play is incredible.
  • 18) He was again recounting the incredible story of his life.
  • 19) The atmosphere after the second goal went in was just incredible.
  • 20) The landscape is changing constantly and the scenery almost always incredible.
  • 21) This would cause an incredible amount of pain.
  • 22) Results are not so much credible as incredible.
  • 23) There is something incredible when you strike a football in just the way you want to.
  • 24) It was incredible to play to that many people so far from home.
  • 25) And the wingers produced incredible football.
  • 26) It has been an incredible journey.
  • 27) We have quality going forward, and at times we have played some incredible football.
  • 28) They are incredible, amazing little people.
  • 29) It was unbelievable, absolutely incredible.
  • 30) He said: 'It was incredible really.
  • 31) He said: 'It was an incredible experience.
  • 32) Of the obstinate effort to bring about an armed intervention, on the lines marked out by Russell’s letter to Palmerston from Gotha, 17 September, 1862, nothing could be said beyond Gladstone’s plea in excuse for his speech in pursuance of the same effort, that it was “the most singular and palpable error, ” “the least excusable, ” “a mistake of incredible grossness, ” which passed defence; but while Gladstone threw himself on the mercy of the public for his speech, he attempted no excuse for Lord Russell who led him into the “incredible grossness” of announcing the Foreign Secretary’s intent.
  • 33) He asked them to lead a fundraising drive for Haiti, praising their efforts during past disasters and saying they can tap what he calls the incredible generosity and can-do spirit of the American people.
  • 34) But go over to the left, and you will see people who are happy with Colbert's what they call incredible roast, others blaming the mainstream media for not broadcasting more of what they say was a brave and shocking performance.
  • 35) However, no retaliation, no action from Israel as yet, and they have exercised what they called incredible restraint in the wake of several other suicide bombings and attacks in recent days, in the last couple of weeks.
  • 36) He started singing and that cued Alessandra Ambrosio to come out in a leather harness, push-up bra, thigh-high leather boots and a long, flowing cape splashed with the word "incredible" in cartoon-style letters trailing behind her.
  • 37) To diGenova, it was one of the worst examples of prosecutors caring more about winning a case than finding justice, and further proof of what he called incredible arrogance of many lawyers in the department.
  • 38) Scott said participants in Lobby Day came from more than 60 percent of Texas '150 House districts, which he called incredible given the geographic enormity of the state.
  • 39) ‘So incredible did this appear, that we could hardly believe our eyes when we saw it.’
  • 40) ‘Many of the events that take place seem implausible, even at times incredible.’
  • 41) ‘But it is the way he frames that opposing suggestion which is utterly incredible.’
  • 42) ‘The final, incredible twist was that it was the younger boy who had invented these characters and instigated his own murder.’
  • 43) ‘What made the feat even more incredible is that he scored the hole in one on the ninth and he was playing the third at the time.’
  • 44) ‘Probably over the last four seasons they have been stronger, so to do what we did last year was an incredible feat.’
  • 45) ‘His portraits are incredible feats of mastery and the hardest of his constant commissions.’
  • 46) ‘This would be an incredible feat of consistent top class riding and he will undoubtedly be the man to beat.’
  • 47) ‘The story of the Unknown Warrior is one of extraordinary bravery and incredible sacrifice.’
  • 48) ‘The information I have received is so incredible that I have difficulty believing it.’
  • 49) ‘Well, yes, Anne, this is another extraordinary twist in this most incredible episode.’
  • 50) ‘The crowd goes crazy the whole night, and the atmosphere is amazing - it's incredible what a change of venue can do.’
  • 51) ‘They're ordinary people under extraordinary circumstances, taking on incredible odds.’
  • 52) ‘Singh shows incredible control and discretion in the handling of this difficult material.’
  • 53) ‘He had an incredible run of terrific stories and we intend to keep the momentum.’
  • 54) ‘Brazil's use of the adjectival f-word is so impressive that it seems incredible that he was able to suppress it on air.’
  • 55) ‘My son sleeps in the room at the front and the heat in there was absolutely incredible - it was the most terrifying moment of my life.’
  • 56) ‘I have the impression a digicam without rechargeable batteries might be an incredible pain.’
  • 57) ‘A measure of the incredible sensitivity of this issue is the fact that no-one wants to talk about it.’
  • 58) ‘You won't believe the incredible thing that happened to me the other day.’
  • 59) ‘It's incredible to believe that one as wealthy as he could ever have fallen so far.’
  • 60) ‘What is even more puzzling is the set of beliefs that seems to go hand in hand with this incredible condescension.’
  • 61) ‘For a start, an incredible two million people have apparently applied for tickets to the Jubilee concerts.’
  • 62) ‘From here on my wicker chair it seems incredible that just short decades ago this garden was a dust-bowl, a sterile desert.’
  • 63) ‘Being in such close contact with wild animals has also been an incredible source of wonder.’
  • 64) ‘The play encourages us to wonder about an incredible aspect of our history.’
  • 65) ‘Fuchs uses incredible speed and excellent defensive skills to pass many serves and dig a lot of attacks.’
  • 66) ‘If you've never opened up a Lush parcel, you're definitely missing out on an incredible smell sensation.’
  • 67) ‘The monk starts telling a story about a man who has an incredible experience with magic and love.’
  • 68) ‘People don't know that much about him, except that he makes incredible music.’
  • 69) ‘He gets an incredible thrill from cooking and becomes quite animated while talking about it.’
  • 70) ‘My fabulous, incredible brother from another mother has a stunningly beautiful wife.’
  • 71) ‘Food: hot dogs and burgers, crêpes, wonderful fruit and antipasti, incredible cheeses.’
  • 72) ‘The Host Town Programme is wonderful and the efforts of all involved have been incredible.’
  • 73) ‘I've had the chance to do so many wonderful things, visit so many incredible places.’
  • 74) ‘It's a wonderful idea to do this incredible and strange show around such pictures.’
  • 75) ‘He was an excellent speaker with an incredible medical background.’
  • 76) ‘During the return flight, he said there was an incredible sensation of speed.’
  • 77) ‘Some people can go out when it's two or three feet and your first ride is pretty incredible.’
  • 78) ‘I find myself playing it and relaxing to the incredible sensations of mood in the music.’
  • 79) ‘His unknown assailant had taken him down with superb speed and incredible timing.’
  • 80) ‘I would never have thought I could climb such formidable mountains, so it was an incredible thrill to be able to do it.’
  • 81) ‘It's a fabulous place to live - incredible weather, great people, brilliant nightlife.’
  • 82) ‘Burchill met his cross with a superb header but the keeper defied him with an incredible one-handed save.’

Examples

  • 1) You can ask them to shut up, of course, but they will only look incredulous and then carry right on with renewed vigour.
  • 2) This is greeted with a whoop of incredulous laughter.
  • 3) They matte their humiliations with incredulous laughter.
  • 4) He looked sort of incredulous that anyone would need to ask.
  • 5) There was incredulous laughter across the court as they took the time permitted to them for the change of ends.
  • 6) And when we seemed incredulous he'd look slightly hurt.
  • 7) He said yesterday: 'I was incredulous but managed somehow to keep my temper.
  • 8) He said: 'I am incredulous he did not know what sort of potential yield there was going to be.
  • 9) He said: 'I was incredulous.
  • 10) Jace couldnt help it; his eyes flicked instantly to Maryse, his expression incredulous.
  • 11) I looked across the table at Upton, my expression incredulous.
  • 12) His expression incredulous, he pulled his hands away from his chest and stared in shock at the sticky blood covering them.
  • 13) She had to look at him, her expression incredulous.
  • 14) He stopped and turned, his expression incredulous, but with a look of deep concern in his eyes.
  • 15) My husband was again incredulous at the open judgement that moms heap on each other and it helped so much for him to say – who cares … you are a great mom who cares about your babies health and you made your choices with the help of your OB.
  • 16) ‘On relaying this story some five hours later to my wife who is from Thailand, she was incredulous.’
  • 17) ‘We were incredulous that such deep divisions were apparent in a profession that should be working together.’
  • 18) ‘The essence of the audience's rising ire was bluntly summarised in an incredulous question from the floor.’
  • 19) ‘They've been dealing with incredulous questions from the press and public ever since.’
  • 20) ‘Allie shot him an incredulous look like she couldn't believe what she was hearing.’
  • 21) ‘The incredulous reactions they got from riders were the same as well.’
  • 22) ‘After a few moments of incredulous silence, he looked back at the book.’
  • 23) ‘Not for the first time on this unique voyage I felt incredulous that I was actually here.’
  • 24) ‘Each time these arguments against have been countered with rational retort only for the excuse to be replaced by an incredulous one.’
  • 25) ‘Astonishingly Gupta remains silent, acknowledges neither the shouting driver nor my incredulous stare.’
  • 26) ‘The passengers were incredulous when an announcement was made that free tea or coffee was available for them.’
  • 27) ‘The doctor looked at the medication I'd been given and shook his head with a slightly incredulous look.’
  • 28) ‘Pin is incredulous that rolling over loans that had been on the books for years could turn into a criminal activity.’
  • 29) ‘Staring blearily in the mirror on Sunday morning, I caught an incredulous glimpse of them.’
  • 30) ‘The decision was greeted with incredulous howls from the gallery, with the eyes of some parents welling up with emotion.’
  • 31) ‘If the thought happened to cross his mind, he would be incredulous: Ask Mrs Wood for the rent?’
  • 32) ‘Journalists were even more incredulous when the fishermen said it was a good deal and they were happy about it.’
  • 33) ‘Like countless others, I am aghast and incredulous at the fact that the postal service to my house has all but collapsed.’
  • 34) ‘We enjoyed an excellent meal in a booth in an ersatz log cabin, then retired, dizzy and incredulous that we'd made it this far.’
  • 35) ‘Although incredulous about Ray at first, she is now a total believer.’
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