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faith

Synonyms of faith in English:

noun

  • 1 he justified his boss's faith in him
    [Antonyms] mistrust
  • 2 she gave her life for her faith
    religion, church, sect, denomination, (religious) persuasion, (religious) belief, ideology, creed, teaching, doctrine
  • Phrases

    break faith with

    1
    our own chairman has broken faith with this organization
    be disloyal to, be unfaithful to, be untrue to, betray, play someone false, break one's promise to, fail, let down;

    keep faith with

    2
    Mrs. Grimes has always kept faith with everyone in my department
    be loyal to, be faithful to, be true to, stand by, stick by, keep one's promise to

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