give no credence to
index disbelieve, doubt (distrust), misdoubt

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • give credence to — {v. phr.} 1. To be willing to believe that something is true. * /Larry gave credence to the rumor that Fred used to be a convict./ * /Give no credence to the rumor that our state is bankrupt; nothing could be farther from the truth./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give credence to — {v. phr.} 1. To be willing to believe that something is true. * /Larry gave credence to the rumor that Fred used to be a convict./ * /Give no credence to the rumor that our state is bankrupt; nothing could be farther from the truth./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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