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doubt

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to give no credence to

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reject as false

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When she heard the story of the west gable, which most people disbelieved, she believed it, although she did not understand it.
Macaulay's eminently clear, rapid, and practical mind comprehended fully and respected whatever could be seen and understood by the intellect; things of more subtle nature he generally disbelieved in or dismissed with contempt.
But the necessity of SOMETHING besides accuracy of response may be brought out by the following consideration: Suppose two persons, of whom one believed whatever the other disbelieved, and disbelieved whatever the other believed.
2) Image-propositions, which may be believed or disbelieved, but do not allow any duality of content corresponding to positive and negative facts;
I wondered if it was possible that Ransome's stories could be true, and half disbelieved them; they fitted so ill with the man's looks.
said Solomon, rising, to divert the attention of his two friends, who tittered at this retort: 'believed or disbelieved, it's true; and true or not, if we mean to go to London, we must be going at once.
With this hopeful confession of his faith as the head of the rising Barnacles who were born of woman, to be followed under a variety of watchwords which they utterly repudiated and disbelieved, Ferdinand rose.
The story had been everywhere contradicted by Marfa Petrovna, and was by then disbelieved by all the townspeople, who were warm in Dounia'a defence.
During subsequent interviews, patients reported feeling dismissed and disbelieved by healthcare providers, encountering providers who did not invest in them or show insight into their condition.
FOLLOWING our article of May 18, 2013 concerning the Upper Tribunal's decision to allow John Thuo's appeal against a decision to remove him from the United Kingdom, we have been asked to make clear that both the Home Office and the Tribunal disbelieved Mr Thuo's account of having committed crimes in Kenya.
The Rt Rev Paul Butler, Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham, said for "far too long" the church, notably those in senior positions, had either disbelieved the stories of victims, believed them but tried to hide the truth away, or hoped that by removing an offender the problem would go away.
Yeah, we would have disbelieved that, too, but "Maggots Ate Her Brain," by The Lurking Corpses not only goes there, but pulls it off with aplomb.
When betting, we should yearn with all our heart to be disbelieved.
The new therapy must be disbelieved, denied, discouraged and disallowed at all costs, regardless of actual testing results, and preferably without any testing at all.
Yet others disbelieved and thought of him God-strong,