- capable of being believed; believable: a credible statement.
- worthy of belief or confidence; trustworthy: a credible witness.
Origin of credible
Synonyms for credible
Examples from the Web for non-credible
Contemporary Examples of non-credible
I've never seen London Mayor Boris Johnson look so awkward, evasive, and non-credible as in this BBC interview.Boris Johnson's Awfully Embarrassing Interview
March 26, 2013
Peterson dismisses as “non-credible” claims that his advocacy work has tainted the commission.Big-Spending Budget Hawk
July 29, 2010
- capable of being believed
- trustworthy or reliablethe latest claim is the only one to involve a credible witness
Word Origin for credible
"believable," late 14c., from Latin credibilis "worthy to be believed," from credere (see credo). Related: Credibly.