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faithless

Pronunciation: /ˈfeɪθləs; ˈfeɪθlɪs/

Translation of faithless in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

[literary/literario]
  • 1.1 (disloyal) desleal
    Example sentences
    • The treatment of faithless lovers and traitorous informers in outlaw lore suggests that not all Irish images of themselves were entirely positive.
    • As a teenager, her life was ruined by her faithless lover.
    • Everyone had a faithless lover who did you wrong, and usually blamed everything but free will.
    1.2 [Religion/Religión] infiel
    Example sentences
    • Baudelaire said of him that he was the only artist who ‘in our faithless generation conceived religious pictures’.
    • God, he said, if you make me a rich man I'll spend all my time and all my wealth converting faithless heathens and praising your name.
    • But her indictment is limitless and encompasses orthodox faith as well as faithless practice.

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