Student Thesaurus

One entry found for credence.
Entry Word: credence
Function: noun
Text: 1 firm belief in the integrity, ability, effectiveness, or genuineness of someone or something <I'm afraid I don't put much credence in common gossip> -- see TRUST 1
2 mental conviction of the truth of some statement or the reality of some being or phenomenon <a foolish theory that once had wide credence among educated people> -- see BELIEF 1