verb (used with object), dis·be·lieved, dis·be·liev·ing.
verb (used without object), dis·be·lieved, dis·be·liev·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM disbelievedis·be·liev·er, noundis·be·liev·ing·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH disbelievedisbelieve , misbelieve
Words nearby disbelieve
Example sentences from the Web for disbelieve
I was supposed to disbelieve everything the Israelis just told me.
I have looked down on dead Marines this way, trying to disbelieve them back to life.America’s Lost Decade in Iraq: A Marine Officer Looks Back|Benjamin Busch|March 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
You may disbelieve the promise, but I'm afraid you can't simply instruct the voters to agree with you.
There's another reason to disbelieve in a conspiracy: the number comes too late to do any good.
Some" may disbelieve these things, but even among conservatives, it is unlikely to be a very big "some.
We must disbelieve the alleged fact, or believe that we were mistaken in admitting the supposed law.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
He must still either believe in witchcraft or disbelieve all of the Bible.The Necessity of Atheism|Dr. D.M. Brooks
Sitting opposite to this cynical man of the world and listening to his talk, Hyacinth came himself to disbelieve in principle.Hyacinth|George A. Birmingham
I disbelieve in this commercial selfishness emphasized in the text.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
We should indeed be reduced to a most distressing dilemma, if we were to disbelieve every thing we cannot fully comprehend.