Incredulous in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Incredulous

Skeptical, disbelieving, or unable to believe. [from 16th c.] | Expressing or indicative of incredulity. [from 17th c.] | (largely obsolete, now only nonstandard) Difficult to believe; incredible. [from 17th c.]

Short Example Sentence for Incredulous

  • 1. Aristide listened in incredulous amazement. 🔊
  • 2. Whereupon he smiled in an incredulous cultured way. 🔊
  • 3. The chorus of incredulous laughter incensed the old man. 🔊
  • 4. And now, most incredulous of readers, are you answered? 🔊
  • 5. The polite Captain seemed incredulous and as if weary. 🔊
  • 6. Zacharias incredulous CL. 🔊
  • 7. Nestor's eloquence was in her incredulous echo. 🔊
  • 8. As a matter of incredulous fact she was feeling incredulously at ease. 🔊
  • 9. The rest of it was in a ferment of incredulous wonder and self-gratulation. 🔊
  • 10. Philippa turned her head, but her eyes were filled with incredulous fear. 🔊
  • 11. At the meeting, my incredulous friends became very deeply interested. 🔊
  • 12. Besides, one may well be a little incredulous of these vast claims. 🔊
  • 13. Her eyes opened wide; she looked all the incredulous horror she felt. 🔊
  • 14. She gave the boy a keen, incredulous glance, but he was not daunted. 🔊
  • 15. He ignored the incredulous arch of Kenny's eyebrows. 🔊
  • 16. A flush of incredulous joy came over Lily's face. 🔊
  • 17. She paid the rigid tail of the Ducal lion the tribute of incredulous laughter. 🔊
  • 18. A quick, incredulous expression filled Carew's eyes. 🔊
  • 19. The truth is that an incredulous Western world puts no faith in Mahatmas. 🔊
  • 20. Paris, Petrograd and Rome read his letters and shook with incredulous mirth. 🔊
  • 21. Jane's eyes sparkled and her cheeks flushed with an incredulous joy. 🔊
  • 22. No answer--not a breath--only an incredulous stare. 🔊
  • 23. After an incredulous stare, Maseden answered Nina's eager question. 🔊

How to use Incredulous in Sentence?

  • 1. Her voice trembled as if with some physical pain; he only answered by a sound of incredulous surprise. 🔊
  • 2. He was vaguely incredulous when he found himself sitting in the sky staring through his spread legs at clouds and mountains. 🔊
  • 3. She had been like one in a house which has been struck by lightning, and had been rendered thereby incredulous of a second stroke. 🔊
  • 4. The scientific men present listened with breathless interest, but some of them with many incredulous shakings of the head. 🔊
  • 5. But after a moment another expression mixed with it, sharpened it, and fastened upon her with an incredulous intentness. 🔊
  • 6. It shone gorgeously in the dull surrounding, and the child pounced upon it, incredulous of her luck. 🔊
  • 7. Suddenly her face flushed, her eyes became full of incredulous horror, and she stared at her sister. 🔊
  • 8. In mingled eagerness and wariness he watched her, incredulous of her assenting mood, but with a hope that lured him on to believe. 🔊
  • 9. He met the incredulous gaze both of Lessingham and his wife without recognition or any sign of flinching. 🔊
  • 10. His eyes roved over the supply of food and the full water-calabashes, though he concealed the incredulous surprise he felt. 🔊
  • 11. The same preaching was repeated by Buddha, and the same answer was returned by his incredulous hearers. 🔊
  • 12. He heard the incredulous shout that would mark his entrance, the swell of unholy glee from the benches that would interrupt the proceedings. 🔊
  • 13. Thereafter she delivered speeches whenever and wherever she was asked, to the incredulous delight of Archie. 🔊
  • 14. Then he released her and stood his ground stolidly while she shrank away from him, regarding him with incredulous questioning, with black terror. 🔊
  • 15. Upon Ryder's helpless body a cold sweat of incredulous horror broke softly out. 🔊
  • 16. She looked up with a kind of vague, incredulous smile, and passed her hand across her forehead, as though to reflect more clearly. 🔊
  • 17. But, with a cold, incredulous voice he said: 'What prate is this of fathers and revenge? 🔊