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Fid

Latin
To trust, believe

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Diffident

Shy, not assertive
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: bashful
Antonym: confident

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Fidelity

Faithfulness, loyalty
Noun
Latin
Antonym: treachery

4

Confide

To trust (another) with a secret
Verb
Latin
Antonym: conceal

5

Fall

To deceive

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Fallacy

A misleading or mistaken Idea.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: misconception
Antonym: truth

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Fallible

Capable of being mistaken
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: infallible,flawless

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Cred

To trust, to believe

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Credible

Able to be trusted in.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: valid
Antonym: doubtful

10

Credence

trust or belief
Noun
Synonym: acceptance
Antonym: mistrust

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Credulity

Tendency to believe things to quickly
Noun
Synonym: gullibility
Antonym: skepticism

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Incredulous

Unable t believe something.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: skeptical
Antonym: trusting

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Dub

To doubt.

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Dubious

Uncertain, doubtful
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: unconvinced
Antonym: positive

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Indubitable

Certain beyond doubt or question.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: absolute
Antonym: unsure

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Redoubtable

Worthy of fear or respect,mighty.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: formidable

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Fallacious

Misleading
Adj
Latin