any loyal and steadfast following
congregation, fold, faithful(adj)
a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church
steadfast in affection or allegiance
"years of faithful service"; "faithful employees"; "we do not doubt that England has a faithful patriot in the Lord Chancellor"
marked by fidelity to an original
"a close translation"; "a faithful copy of the portrait"; "a faithful rendering of the observed facts"
not having sexual relations with anyone except your husband or wife, or your boyfriend or girlfriend
"he remained faithful to his wife"
The practicing members of a religion or followers of a cause.
The faithful pray five times a day.
loyal; adhering firmly to person or cause
My dog is a very faithful dog.
Some people are faithful to their god.
reliable; worthy of trust
My servant is very faithful.
consistent with reality
I would consider that a very faithful reproduction.
engaging in sexual relations only with one's spouse or long-term sexual partner
They had been faithful to each other all of their married life.
full of faith, or having faith; disposed to believe, especially in the declarations and promises of God
firm in adherence to promises, oaths, contracts, treaties, or other engagements
true and constant in affection or allegiance to a person to whom one is bound by a vow, be ties of love, gratitude, or honor, as to a husband, a prince, a friend; firm in the observance of duty; loyal; of true fidelity; as, a faithful husband or servant
worthy of confidence and belief; conformable to truth ot fact; exact; accurate; as, a faithful narrative or representation
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'faithful' in Adjectives Frequency: #1027
The numerical value of faithful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of faithful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do not cease to be insipid.
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Folks are remembering why they pushed back in 2008, and a candidate with the right message and retail politics could pick the lock Clinton thinks she has on the party faithful.
We've waited two years for God to get justice for us on behalf of our son and, as always, God has proved to be faithful, we're so thrilled that we have the verdict that we have tonight.
I got interested in her in 2008, as a matter of fact, I haven't dated anyone since and promise to be faithful to her. I have shared this with my family and they are willing to help me raise the bride price.
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Translations for faithful
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- вярващ, предан, правдив, верен, достоверенBulgarian
- fidel, lleialCatalan, Valencian
- fiel, lealSpanish
- loyal, fidèleFrench
- dìleasScottish Gaelic
- ligio, fedele, affidabileItalian
- 忠実, 忠実なJapanese
- так, ишенчиликтүү, ишенимдүү, чынчыл, динге ишенгенKyrgyz
- fidelis, firmusLatin
- tro, etterrettelig, troende, trofastNorwegian
- заслуживающий доверия, надёжный, верующий, точный, верный, преданныйRussian
- fidele, fieli, fideliSardinian
- вјеран, vjeran, veran, веранSerbo-Croatian
- віруючий, відданий, вірнийUkrainian
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