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Synonyms for gullible
ˈgʌl ə bəlgullible

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Wiktionary2.8 / 4 votes

  1. gullibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    fleeceable, green, naif, naïve

  2. gullibleadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    naif, green, fleeceable, naïve

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. fleeceable, green, gullibleadjective

    naive and easily deceived or tricked

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

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

    Antonyms:
    wary, sophisticated

  2. gullibleadjective

    easily tricked because of being too trusting

    "gullible tourists taken in by the shell game"

    Synonyms:
    fleeceable, green

    Antonyms:
    sophisticated, wary

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.0 / 1 vote

  1. gullibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    [Low.] credulous, easily duped

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. gullibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    credulous

PPDB, the paraphrase database5.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "gullible":

    naive, unsuspecting

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How to use gullible in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Senior District Judge Reggie Walton:

    What concerns me, sir, is that you were gullible enough to come to Washington, DC, from Florida based on a lie.

  4. Janet Morris:

    Gods and politics are the tools with which the godless and unprincipled manipulate the gullible.

  5. David Attenborough:

    We are gullible, and we like myths; we like stories, and there is one. And if your sex life is important, and you believe that there is this potion, you think, 'Well, why not give it a go?'.


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