|a.||1.||Capable of being credited or believed; worthy of belief; entitled to confidence; trustworthy.|
Things are made credible either by the known condition and quality of the utterer or by the manifest likelihood of truth in themselves.
|Adj.||1.||credible - capable of being believed; "completely credible testimony"; "credible information"|
|2.||credible - a common but incorrect usage where `credulous' would be appropriate; "she was not the...credible fool he expected"|
|3.||credible - appearing to merit belief or acceptance; "a credible witness"; "a plausible story"|