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Latin "to trust, believe"
Diffident, fidelity, confide

Fid

1

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

Diffident

2

N. faithfulness; loyalty
Root: fid
Ant: treachery

Fidelity

3

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

Confide

4

Latin "to deceive"
Fallacy, fallacious, fallible

Fall

5

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

Fallacy

6

Adj. misleading or deceptive
Root: fall

Fallacious

7

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

Fallible

8

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

Cred

9

Adj. Able to be trusted in or believed
Root: cred
Syn: valid
Ant: doubtful

Credible

10

N. trust or believe
Root: cred
Syn: acceptance
Ant: mistrust

Credence

11

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

Credulity

12

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

Incredulous

13

Latin "doubtful"
Dubious, indubitable, redoubtable

Dub

14

Adj. uncertain; doubtful
Root: dub
Syn: unconvinced
Ant: positive

Dubious

15

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

Indubitable

16

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

Redoubtable