Definition of "gullibility" []

  • Easily taken in or tricked (adjective)
  • The quality of readily believing information, truthful or otherwise, usually to an absurd extent. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gullibility" in a sentence
  • "The current estimate of the sea-gull as an intellectual force is compressed into the word "gullibility" -- a verbal monument of contempt."
  • "Ah, you want male chauvinism, perhaps we should discuss the evolutionary pressure on women that selects for gullibility aka the “Dunham effect”, with its all too apparent implications for voting patterns. /g"
  • "He delivered himself of a Ratner moment, when asked if there was any known benefit to homeopathic remedies, beyond the placebo effect (otherwise known as gullibility)."