credible : Definition, Usages, News and More
- a capable of being believed
completely credible testimony
- s (a common but incorrect usage where `credulous' would be appropriate) credulous
she was not the...credible fool he expected
- s appearing to merit belief or acceptance
a credible witness
- There is substantial and credible information that President Clinton lied under oath to the grand jury about his sexual relationship with Monica Lewinsky.
- We argue that while there may have been mistakes here and there, on the whole it was a credible and fair count.
- More than half the adolescents surveyed, for example, said they had engaged in oral sex (and their claims are fairly credible, since the questions were posed not face to face by an .
- Dick Durbin in USA Today
No appointment by this governor, under these circumstances, could produce a credible replacement,Durbin tells reporters.
- Stephen Harper in CTV.ca
I urged the government of Pakistan to stop such actions, to lift the state of emergency and release all political detainees. Emergency rule is not compatible with free, fair and credible elections, which require the active participation of... John Negroponte http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Negroponte&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNG4lt-4jMBHbmUu7Hk_RlzDFcHFMw CNN http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.cnn.com/2007/WORLD/europe/11/18/sunday/&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGR95wtK37F8L6STe7HGPSawiPuSQ Nov 18, 2007
23400 31347 credible At the same time," he adds, "advanced countries must send a clear message that as their stimulus plans expire they will focus on getting their fiscal houses in order. This requires credible plans for fiscal consolidation to dispel the...