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One entry found for faith.
Entry Word: faith
Function: noun
Text: 1 belief and trust in and loyalty to God <a people who are known for their strong and steadfast faith>
Synonyms devotion, piety, religion
Related Words devoutness, piousness, religiousness; adoration, reverence, veneration, worship
Near Antonyms disbelief, doubt, unbelief
Antonyms atheism, godlessness
2 a body of beliefs and practices regarding the supernatural and the worship of one or more deities <the city of Jerusalem is sacred to three faiths: Christianity, Islam, and Judaism> -- see RELIGION 1
3 adherence to something to which one is bound by a pledge or duty <after they had to declare bankruptcy, the family found out how much faith their friends had> -- see FIDELITY
4 firm belief in the integrity, ability, effectiveness, or genuineness of someone or something <never having had much faith in banks, the old miser kept his money under the mattress> -- see TRUST 1
5 mental conviction of the truth of some statement or the reality of some being or phenomenon <she has complete faith that the universe is controlled by a benevolent Supreme Being with a master plan> -- see BELIEF 1