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  Definition of belief
  1. a vague idea in which some confidence is placed; "his impression of her was favorable"; "what are your feelings about the crisis?"; "it strengthened my belief in his sincerity"; "I had a feeling that she was lying"
  2. any cognitive content held as true
Similar Words: impression, feeling, notion, opinion

 

Hyponyms: presence, effect, first blush, intuition, hunch, suspicion, conviction, strong belief, article of faith, faith, trust, doctrine, philosophy, philosophical system, school of thought, ism, expectation, outlook, prospect, fetishism, fetichism, meliorism, opinion, sentiment, persuasion, view, thought, autotelism, originalism, pacifism, religion, religious belief, public opinion, popular opinion, vox populi, sacerdotalism, spiritualism, spiritual world, unseen, supernaturalism, superstition, superstitious notion, theory, theosophy, totemism, tribalism, values, individualism, spiritual being, supernatural being

 

Derivational Morphology: believe, trust, find, feel

 

Language Translations:
Arabic: عقيدة   Bosnian: vjera and vjerovanje  
Dutch: geloof   Finnish: usko  
French: croyance and foi   German: Glaube  
Hungarian: hit   Polish: wiara  
Portuguese: crença   Swedish: tro  
 
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