Dictionary.com

incredulously

[ in-krej-uh-luhs-lee ]
/ ɪnˈkrɛdʒ ə ləs li /
Save This Word!

adverb

in a way that indicates or shows disbelief:He looked incredulously at the lime jello embedded with tuna and mini marshmallows and asked, "Do people actually eat that?"
to a degree that is very difficult to believe; incredibly:And then the defendant made a statement that was so incredulously stupid I had to laugh.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!

Were you ready for a quiz on this topic? Well, here it is! See how well you can differentiate between the uses of "was" vs. "were" in this quiz.
Question 1 of 7
“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of incredulously

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for incredulously

FEEDBACK