incredulity[in′krə do̵̅o̅′lə tē, -dyo̵̅o̅′-]
- The definition of incredulity is the state of not believing.
An example of incredulity is the mindset of an atheist.
unwillingness or inability to believe; doubt; skepticism
Origin of incredulityMiddle English incredulite ; from Old French incrédulité ; from Classical Latin incredulitas: see in- and amp; credulity
The state or quality of being incredulous; disbelief.
Attested since 1430. From Old French incredulité, from Latin incredulitas, from incredulus (“unbelieving”) + -itas (“-ity”)