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Synonyms for faith
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. religion, faith, religious belief(noun)

    a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny

    "he lost his faith but not his morality"

    Synonyms:
    organized religion, trust, religious belief, religion

  2. faith, trust(noun)

    complete confidence in a person or plan etc

    "he cherished the faith of a good woman"; "the doctor-patient relationship is based on trust"

    Synonyms:
    organized religion, corporate trust, trustfulness, religious belief, cartel, trustingness, trust, confidence, combine, religion, reliance

  3. religion, faith, organized religion(noun)

    an institution to express belief in a divine power

    "he was raised in the Baptist religion"; "a member of his own faith contradicted him"

    Synonyms:
    organized religion, trust, religious belief, religion

  4. faith(noun)

    loyalty or allegiance to a cause or a person

    "keep the faith"; "they broke faith with their investors"

    Synonyms:
    organized religion, trust, religion, religious belief

Wiktionary

  1. faith(noun)

    Synonyms:
    confidence, trust, conviction, belief

  2. faith(noun)

    Synonyms:
    religion

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. faith

    Belief, as an intellectual process, is the acceptance of some thing as true on other grounds than personal observation and experience. We give credence to a report, assent to a proposition or to a proposal. Belief is stronger than credence; credence might be described as a prima facie belief; credence is a more formal word than belief, and seems to imply somewhat more of volition; we speak of giving credence to a report, but not of giving belief. Goods are sold on credit; we give one credit for good intentions. Conviction is a belief established by argument or evidence; assurance is belief beyond the reach of argument; as, the Christian's assurance of salvation. An opinion is a general conclusion held as probable, tho without full certainty; a persuasion is a more confident opinion, involving the heart as well as the intellect. In religion, a doctrine is a statement of belief regarding a single point; a creed is a summary statement of doctrines. Confidence is a firm dependence upon a statement as true, or upon a person as worthy. Reliance is confidence on which we act or are ready to act unquestioningly; we have a calm reliance upon the uniformity of nature. Trust is a practical and tranquil resting of the mind upon the integrity, kindness, friendship, or promises of a person; we have trust in God. Faith is a union of belief and trust. Faith is chiefly personal; belief may be quite impersonal; we speak of belief of a proposition, faith in a promise, because the promise emanates from a person. But belief in a person is often used with no appreciable difference from faith. In religion it is common to distinguish between intellectual belief of religious truth, as any other truth might be believed, and belief of the heart, or saving faith.

    Synonyms:
    assent, assurance, belief, confidence, conviction, credence, credit, creed, doctrine, opinion, reliance, trust

    Antonyms:
    denial, disbelief, dissent, distrust, doubt, doubt, incredulity, infidelity, misgiving, rejection, skepticism, suspicion, unbelief

    Preposition:
    Have faith in God; the faith of the gospel.

Editors Contribution

  1. eman

    faith in allah

    i belive in allah only

    Submitted by anonymous on April 19, 2020  
  2. proleptically

    hebrew 11:1 faith is the substance of things hope for the evidence of thing not seen.

    as a believer in lord jesus am going to heaven when i die

    Submitted by rinat on September 3, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. faith(n.)

    Synonyms:
    belief (that prompts to action), credence, credit, trust, assurance, confidence, dependence, reliance

  2. faith(n.)

    Synonyms:
    creed, persuasion, tenets, dogmas, doctrines, religion, system of religion

  3. faith(n.)

    Synonyms:
    fidelity, faithfulness, truthfulness, truth, constancy, loyalty

  4. faith(n.)

    Synonyms:
    engagement, promise, word of honor

  5. faith(interj.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] verily, in truth, by my faith, upon my word

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. faith(n)

    Synonyms:
    credence, belief, trust, dependence, credit, reliance, confidence, dogma, tenet, creed, religion, persuasion, fidelity, loyalty, faithfulness, promise, engagement, word

    Antonyms:
    doubt, incredulity, misgiving, unbelief

    Associated words:
    fides, fiduciary, fiducial, bona fide, pistiology

How to pronounce faith?

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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say faith in sign language?

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How to use faith in a sentence?

  1. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence:

    People are trying to make it about one particular issue, and now you're doing that as well, here, Indiana steps forward to protect the constitutional rights and privileges of freedom of religion for people of faith and families of faith for people in our state and this avalanche of intolerance has been poured upon the people of our state.

  2. Joe Kennedy:

    It's my constitutional right to do this, it's part of me, it's who I am. I am not going to hide my faith.

  3. Benigno Aquino:

    I have faith in my bosses, the Filipino people (in not voting Marcos Jr into power), there's nothing that has caused me to change the faith that they are able to discern.

  4. Britney Taylor:

    As a rape victim of Antonio Brown, deciding to speak out has been an incredibly difficult decision, i have found strength in my faith, my family, and from the accounts of other survivors of sexual assault. Speaking out removes the shame that I have felt for the past year and places it on the person responsible for my rape.

  5. Joe Ruggiero:

    Catholics believe the pope is infallible in issues of faith, not issues of politics.


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