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belief meaning and definition


Definition of belief (noun)

  1. any cognitive content held as true
  2. 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"
    • synonyms: feeling, impression, notion, opinion
Source: Princeton University Wordnet