Mammoth Memory

Incredulous – Unwilling to believe something


(Pronounced in-kred-yew-luss)

To remember the definition of the word incredulous, use the following mnemonic:

In credit, us? (incredulous) We don't believe you.

In credit, us? (incredulous) We don't believe you.


Examples of incredulous in a sentence

Miriam’s envious friends were incredulous about her engagement to a wealthy doctor.

The bank teller gave Kurt an incredulous look when he deposited a real cheque for twenty million pounds. 

I could tell by my husband’s incredulous smile he had serious doubts about my excuse for coming home late.

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