believe

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theory, believe in a adhere , subscribe
hard to believe amazing , incredible , unlikely
someone who does not believe in the social or economic or political equality of men and women antifeminist
formal written defense of something you believe in strongly apologia , apology
any of various evangelical Protestant churches that believe in the baptism of voluntary believers Baptist Church , Baptists
someone who leads you to believe something that is not true beguiler , cheat , cheater , deceiver , slicker , trickster
(Melanesia) one of several millenarian cults that believe salvation will come in the form of wealth (`cargo') brought by westerners; some ascribe divine attributes to westerners on first contact (especially to missionaries) cargo cult
group's refusal to obey a law because they believe the law is immoral (as in protest against discrimination) civil disobedience
tendency to believe readily credulity
tendency to believe too readily and therefore to be easily deceived credulousness , gullibility
someone who refuses to believe (as in a divinity) disbeliever , nonbeliever , unbeliever
persuading not to do or believe something; talking someone out of a belief or an intended course of action dissuasion
Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes doubting Thomas , Saint Thomas , St. Thomas , Thomas , Thomas the doubting Apostle
something many people believe that is false fancy , fantasy , illusion , phantasy
acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing glandular fever , infectious mononucleosis , kissing disease , mono , mononucleosis
amazing and hard to believe incredible
difficult to believe incredible
believe, unwilling to incredulous , skeptical
as a joke: trying to make somebody believe something that is not true leg-pull , leg-pulling
theological doctrine that Jesus Christ had no human father; Christians believe that Jesus's birth fulfilled Old Testament prophecies and was attended by miracles; the Nativity is celebrated at Christmas Nativity , Virgin Birth
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