What are some opposite words for gullible?

Antonyms for gullible
ˈgʌl ə bəl

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term gullible.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fleeceable, green, gullible(adj)

    naive and easily deceived or tricked

    "at that early age she had been gullible and in love"

    Antonyms:
    wary, sophisticated

    Synonyms:
    light-green, green, unripened, greenish, unripe, dark-green, immature, fleeceable

  2. gullible(adj)

    easily tricked because of being too trusting

    "gullible tourists taken in by the shell game"

    Antonyms:
    sophisticated, wary

    Synonyms:
    fleeceable, green

Wiktionary

  1. gullible(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    fleeceable, green, naif, naïve

  2. gullible(adjective)

    Easily deceived or duped; naïve, easily cheated or fooled.

    Synonyms:
    naif, green, fleeceable, naïve

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. gullible(a)

    Synonyms:
    credulous

How to use gullible in a sentence?

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    An honest government is the childish dream of the gullible men!

  2. Henry Miller:

    Perhaps I am still very much of an American. That is to say, na?ve, optimistic, gullible. In the eyes of a European, what am I but an American to the core, an American who exposes his Americanism like a sore. Like it or not, I am a product of this land of plenty, a believer in superabundance, a believer in miracles.

  3. Mohammad Abuzar Al Zahid:

    This has become an extortion racket. They are preying on gullible people, these brokers have spread everywhere, in the villages, in towns. They are like veins in your body.

  4. Nikita Khrushchev:

    Your children’s children will live under communism. You Americans are so gullible. No, you won’t accept Communism outright, but we’ll keep feeding you small doses of Socialism until you will finally wake up and find that you already have Communism. We won’t have to fight you; We’ll so weaken your economy, until you fall like overripe fruit into our hands.

  5. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Fame is proof that people are gullible.

How to pronounce gullible?

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How to say gullible in sign language?

  1. gullible

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#22516wary
#52369gullible

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