Definition of 'gullible'

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Synonyms of "gullible"
Synonyms of "gullible"
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Example sentences containing 'gullible'

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For gullible people to accept lies on behalf of the British public is unacceptable. The Sun (2016)It is just another way to pinch money off gullible people. The Sun (2007)Something not unlike strawberry jam glued to the inside of the spaceship would be all that was left of the gullible fool. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In return for food, cats lease their services to gullible people. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But that is to misunderstand its adherents: they are not gullible fools. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These people were not gullible. Christianity Today (2000)It is this sort of overblown idealistic rhetoric that makes me worry - and the evidence that people are gullible enough to swallow it. The Sun (2008)But it was enough to fool gullible TV producers. The Sun (2015)If people weren't such gullible fools, these firms would be out of business. The Sun (2012)

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Used Occasionally. gullible is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'gullible'

British English: gullible ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as gullible, you mean they are easily tricked because they are too trusting.
What point is there in admitting that the stories fed to the gullible public were false?


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