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Synonyms for believe
bɪˈliv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. believe(verb)

    accept as true; take to be true

    "I believed his report"; "We didn't believe his stories from the War"; "She believes in spirits"

    Synonyms:
    consider, trust, conceive, think

    Antonyms:
    discredit, disbelieve

  2. think, believe, consider, conceive(verb)

    judge or regard; look upon; judge

    "I think he is very smart"; "I believe her to be very smart"; "I think that he is her boyfriend"; "The racist conceives such people to be inferior"

    Synonyms:
    cerebrate, conceptualize, suppose, mean, reckon, debate, trust, weigh, view, conceptualise, deliberate, take, study, call up, see, guess, deal, moot, think, intend, opine, recollect, imagine, count, recall, turn over, call back, regard, gestate, consider, remember, cogitate, retrieve, conceive, look at

    Antonyms:
    discredit, disbelieve

  3. believe, trust(verb)

    be confident about something

    "I believe that he will come back from the war"

    Synonyms:
    rely, desire, hope, commit, confide, intrust, bank, conceive, trust, consider, think, swear, entrust

    Antonyms:
    disbelieve, discredit

  4. believe(verb)

    follow a credo; have a faith; be a believer

    "When you hear his sermons, you will be able to believe, too"

    Synonyms:
    consider, trust, conceive, think

    Antonyms:
    disbelieve, discredit

  5. believe(verb)

    credit with veracity

    "You cannot believe this man"; "Should we believe a publication like the National Enquirer?"

    Synonyms:
    consider, trust, conceive, think

    Antonyms:
    disbelieve, discredit

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. believe(v)

    Synonyms:
    confide in, depend on, depend upon, rely on, rely upon, trust

    Antonyms:
    distrust, doubt, doubt, mistrust, surmise, suspect

Editors Contribution

  1. devocalize

    accept as true;take to be true

    "we didn't believe his stories from the war"

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  
  2. faring

    Submitted by anonymous on July 12, 2020  
  3. intercity

    accept as true ; take to be true

    we didn't believe his stories from the war

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  
  4. primary source

    accept as true; take to be true

    "we didn't believe his stories from the war"

    Submitted by rinat on June 9, 2017  
  5. risks

    accept as a true take to be a true

    we didn't believe his information

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  
  6. skype

    accept as true; take to be true

    "we didn't believe his stories from the war"

    Submitted by rinat on September 3, 2019  
  7. smicker

    accept as true; take to be true

    "we didn't believe his stories from the war"

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  
  8. trust

    accept as true; take to be true

    "we didn't believe his stories from the war"

    Submitted by anonymous on February 24, 2020  
  9. trust

    accept as something right

    i trust you a lot

    Submitted by rinat on September 9, 2019  
  10. trust

    accept as true ;take to be true

    "we didn't believe his stories from the war

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  
  11. trust

    accept as true; take to be true

    we didn’t believe his stories from the war

    Submitted by rinat on September 3, 2019  
  12. trust

    accept as true; take to be true

    we didn't believe his stories from the war.

    Submitted by izzyjordan07 on October 22, 2019  
  13. trust

    accept as true, take to be true

    we didn' t believe his stories from the war

    Submitted by anonymous on May 20, 2020  
  14. trust

    accept as true;take to be true

    ''we didn't believe his stories from the war''

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  
  15. trust

    i need reliable safe and more then one web site asap

    i got a lot of work to do to start making money

    Submitted by topeshelf on May 8, 2020  
  16. trust

    take to be true

    we didn't believe there was a bear on the street.

    Submitted by anonymous on March 29, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. believe(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    credit, give credit to, think to be true, give faith to, put faith in, rely upon, make no doubt of, put confidence in

  2. believe(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    exercise faith, have faith, have a firm persuasion

  3. believe(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    think, suppose, conceive, fancy, apprehend, imagine, OPINE, be of opinion, entertain the idea, take it

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    think, feel, consider, view, believing, guess, trust, find, anser, opinion, suggest, imagine, notice, see

How to pronounce believe?

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Veena
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How to say believe in sign language?

  1. believe

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How to use believe in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    Yeah, I would say Attorney General Jeff Sessions should be investigating who the author of this piece was because I really believe it's national security.

  2. Lockheed Chief Executive Marillyn Hewson:

    We believe these current pressures enabled us to make this acquisition at a low point in the economic cycle, all of these elements indicate significant opportunities for growth in the future, and value creation potential.

  3. Laura Swanson:

    It's disgusting; it's gross, it doesn't matter what you believe, what I believe, what he believes or anybody believes, all faith is important.

  4. Tom Henderson:

    The Democratic voters in Iowa are eager for this to get started, many Democrats believe that a spirited caucus and primary season is essential to a successful Democratic presidential campaign in the fall of 2016.

  5. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    He put the story out there in the first place, so he has the responsibility to back it up, if he does, believe me, Chris, we'll move on next week to something else. If you don't, that's when it lingers.


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