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credent (comparative more credent, superlative most credent)

  1. (obsolete) gullible
    • 1602 : Hamlet by William Shakespeare, act 1 scene 3 lines 28-29-30-31
      Then weigh what loss your honour may sustain
      If with too credent ear you list his songs
      Or lose your heart, or your chaste treasure open
      To his unmastered importunity.

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credent (literary)

  1. third-person plural imperfect / conditional and imperative of credu

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Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
credent gredent nghredent chredent
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.