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1

Diffident

“adj.
Shy; not assertive”
Fid
Syn: bashful
Ant: confident

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Fidelity

n.
Faithfulness; loyalty
Fid
Syn:-
Ant: treachery

3

Confide

“v.
To trust (another) with information or a secret”
Fid
Syn:-
Ant:conceal


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Fallacy

“n.
A misleading or mistaken idea”
Fall
Syn: Misconception
Ant: truth
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Fallacious

“adj.
Misleading or deceptive”
Fall
Syn:-
Ant:-

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Fallible

“adj.
Capable of being mistaken; imperfect”
Fall
Syn:-
Ant: infallible, flawless

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Credible

“adj.
Able to be trusted in or believed”
Cred
Syn: valid
Ant: doubtful

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Credence

“n.
Trust or belief
Cred
Syn: acceptance
Ant: mistrust

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9

Credulity

“n.
Tendency to believe things too quickly or easily”
Cred
Syn: gullible
Ant: skepticism

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10

Incredulous

“adj.
Unable to believe something; amazed”
Cred
Syn: skeptical
Ant: trusting

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Dubious

adj.
Uncertain; doubtful
Dub
Syn: unconvinced
Ant: positive

12

Indubitable

“adj.
Certain beyond doubt or question”
Dub
Syn: absolute
Ant: unsure

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13

Redoubtable

“adj.
Worthy of fear or respect; mighty”
Dub
Syn: formidable
Ant:-

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14

Fid

Latin
To trust, believe
Diffident/ fidelity/ confide

15

Fall

Latin
To deceive
Fallacy/ fallacious/ fallible

16

Cred

Latin
To trust, believe
Credible/ credence/ credulity/ incredulous

17

Dub

Latin
To doubt
Dubious/ indubitable/ redoubtable