gullable
adjective see gullible

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gullable — gull·able …   English syllables

  • gullable — ˈgələbəl adjective Etymology: gull (IV) + able : gullible …   Useful english dictionary

  • gullible — also gullable adjective Date: 1818 easily duped or cheated • gullibility noun • gullibly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gullible — gullibility, n. gullibly, adv. /gul euh beuhl/, adj. easily deceived or cheated. Also, gullable. [1815 25; GULL2 + IBLE] Syn. credulous, trusting, naive, innocent, simple, green. * * * …   Universalium

  • gullible — 1825, apparently a back formation from GULLIBILITY (Cf. gullibility). Gullable is attested from 1818 …   Etymology dictionary

  • gullible — [gul′ə bəl] adj. [ GULL2, vt. + IBLE] easily cheated or tricked; credulous: also Rare gullable gullibility n. gullibly adv …   English World dictionary

  • gul´li|bly — gul|li|ble «GUHL uh buhl», adjective. easily deceived or cheated. SYNONYM(S): credulous. ╂[earlier gullable < gull2 + able] –gul´li|bly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • gul|li|ble — «GUHL uh buhl», adjective. easily deceived or cheated. SYNONYM(S): credulous. ╂[earlier gullable < gull2 + able] –gul´li|bly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

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