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British English: /bɪˈliːf/
American English: /bəˈlif/

Translation of belief in French:


  • 1 (conviction, opinion)
    conviction (f) (about sur, à propos de)
    political/religious beliefs
    convictions politiques/religieuses
    to go against somebody's beliefs
    aller à l'encontre des convictions de quelqu'un
    in the belief that …
    convaincu or persuadé que …
    it's my belief that …
    je suis convaincu or persuadé que …
    to the best of my belief
    à ma connaissance
    contrary to popular belief
    contrairement à ce qu'on pense généralement
  • 2 (credence) to be beyond ou past belief
    être absolument incroyable
    wealthy/stupid beyond belief
    incroyablement riche/bête
  • 4 (Religion) (faith)
    (article of faith) croyance (f)
    his belief in God/evil
    sa croyance en Dieu/dans le mal
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