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Susan B. Anthony

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Re: why people are so gullable
« Reply #10 on: October 22, 2008, 05:17:05 PM »
Oh.  I was hoping this thread would be a joke.  I was expecting to be told gullible wasn't in the dictionary or something.  I had my lexicon out and ready  :-\

Well gullable isn't, anyway.

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Re: why people are so gullable
« Reply #11 on: October 22, 2008, 08:30:46 PM »
No, it is! See!

gul·li·ble        /ˈgʌləbəl/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[guhl-uh-buhl] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation
–adjective
easily deceived or cheated.


Oh.  I guess I set myself up for that one  :-\

Thank you though  :D


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awkward follows you like a beer chasing a shot of tequila.

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Re: why people are so gullable
« Reply #12 on: October 22, 2008, 08:32:56 PM »
No, it is! See!

gul·li·ble        /ˈgʌləbəl/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[guhl-uh-buhl] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation
–adjective
easily deceived or cheated.


Oh.  I guess I set myself up for that one  :-\

Thank you though  :D


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No, no, not gullible!

Gullable.

See thread title.




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Re: why people are so gullable
« Reply #13 on: October 22, 2008, 08:34:15 PM »
It redirects you on dictionary.com  ;)


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gul·li·ble       /ˈgʌləbəl/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[guhl-uh-buhl] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation
–adjective
easily deceived or cheated.
Also, gul·la·ble.

[Origin: 1815–25; gull2 + -ible]

—Related forms
gul·li·bil·i·ty, noun
gul·li·bly, adverb

—Synonyms credulous, trusting, naive, innocent, simple, green.
awkward follows you like a beer chasing a shot of tequila.