gullible

or gul·la·ble

[ guhl-uh-buhl ]
/ ˈgʌl ə bəl /

adjective

easily deceived or cheated.

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Origin of gullible

First recorded in 1815–25; gull2 + -ible

OTHER WORDS FROM gullible

gul·li·bil·i·ty, noungul·li·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for gullibility

gullible
/ (ˈɡʌləbəl) /

adjective

easily taken in or tricked

Derived forms of gullible

gullibility, noungullibly, adverb
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