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Noun: faith  feyth
  1. A strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
    "he lost his faith but not his morality";
    - religion, religious belief, belief
  2. Complete confidence in a person or plan etc
    "he cherished the faith of a good woman";
    - trust
  3. An institution to express belief in a divine power
    "a member of his own faith contradicted him";
    - religion, organized religion, organised religion [Brit]
  4. Loyalty or allegiance to a cause or a person
    "keep the faith"; "they broke faith with their investors"

Derived forms: faiths

Type of: allegiance, belief, commitment, dedication, establishment, institution, loyalty, supernatural virtue, theological virtue

Encyclopedia: Faith, Minnesota