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
To have faith.
They had faith in their unity and love for each other and decided to get married sooner than planned.Submitted by MaryC on February 18, 2020
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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
Examples of faithful in a Sentence
I am not arrogant enough to tell you what the future holds, but I am faithful enough to remind you who holds the future."
Without faith it is impossible to please God Almighty (Hebrews 11:6). That is to say, you can worship God without faith. But, until and unless you are faithful you cannot please him. -Emeasoba George
I'm going to try very hard not to think or talk about Donald Trump for this week and just do what I can to help make sure John McCain is buried with the honors and decorum John McCain's earned from years of faithful service to this country.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
No quotation of the aforementioned article must therefore be considered as a faithful transcription of the words of the Holy Father.
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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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