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FID

"To trust, believe"

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Diffident

Adj. shy; not assertive
Syn: bashful
Ant: confident

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Fidelity

N. faithfulness; loyalty
Ant: treachery

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Confide

V. To trust (another) with information or secret
Ant: conceal

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FALL

"To deceive"

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Fallacy

N. a misleading or mistaken idea
Syn: misconception
Ant: truth

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Fallacious

Adj. misleading or deceptive

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Fallible

Adj. capable of being mistaken; imperfect
Ant: infallible, flawless

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CRED

"To trust, to believe"

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Credible

Adj. able to be trusted in or believed
Syn: valid
Ant: doubtful

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Credence

N. trust or belief
Syn: acceptance
Ant: mistrust

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Credulity

N. tendency to believe things too quickly or easily
Syn:gullibility
Ant: skepticism

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Incredulous

Adj. unable to believe something; amazed
Syn: skeptical
Ant: trusting

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DUB

"Doubtful"

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Dubious

Adj. uncertain; doubtful
Syn: unconvinced
Ant: positive

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Indubitable

Adj. certain beyond doubt or question
Syn: absolute
Ant: unsure

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Redoubtable

Adj. worthy of fear or respect; mighty
Syn: formidable.