Believable Be*liev"a*ble, a. Capable of being believed; credible. -- {Be*liev"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Be*liev`a*bil"i*ty}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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