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faithless, traitorous, unfaithful, treasonable, treasonousadjective
having the character of, or characteristic of, a traitor
"the faithless Benedict Arnold"; "a lying traitorous insurrectionist"
Lacking faith; lacking belief in something.
Not believing in God, religion, or a comparable ideology.
Unfaithful; not of true fidelity; inconstant, as a husband or a wife.
Not observant of promises or covenants.
Not true to allegiance, duty, or vows; perfidious; treacherous; disloyal.
Serving to disappoint or deceive; delusive; unsatisfying.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from faith.
Whatsoever our hearts be to God and to his truth, believe we, or be we as yet faithless, for our conversion or confirmation, the force of natural reason is great. Richard Hooker, b. iii. s. 8.
Never dare misfortune cross her foot,
Unless she doth it under this excuse,
That she is issue to a faithless Jew. William Shakespeare, Merch. of Venice.
Fell by our servants, by those men we lov’d most;
A most unnatural and faithless service. William Shakespeare, Hen. VIII.
So spake the seraph Abdiel, faithful found;
Among the faithless, faithful only he. John Milton, Parad. Lost.
Faithless are an English band that formed in 1995, with its core members being Rollo, Sister Bliss and Maxi Jazz. Their first album, Reverence, was released in 1996 and their most recent, All Blessed, in 2020. They have sold millions of physical records, and their catalogue was uploaded to streaming sites in 2018. They average almost 3 million streams a month. Faithless' records have charted at #1 in numerous countries and they were voted the 4th greatest dance band of all time by Mixmag. Their musical style is often political. All Blessed uses award-winning photo-journalist Yannis Behrakis' picture of refugees on the front, focusing on immigration as its core theme. Faithless have headlined numerous major festivals in Europe and beyond, including Glastonbury. Their lyrics have been quoted in both the US Senate and the Houses of Parliament.
Faithless refers to someone who is disloyal, untrustworthy, or unreliable, failing to fulfill promises or uphold trust. It can also refer to someone who lacks religious faith or belief.
not believing; not giving credit
not believing on God or religion; specifically, not believing in the Christian religion
not observant of promises or covenants
not true to allegiance, duty, or vows; perfidious; trecherous; disloyal; not of true fidelity; inconstant, as a husband or a wife
serving to disappoint or deceive; delusive; unsatisfying
Faithless was a British electronica band consisting of Maxi Jazz, Sister Bliss and Rollo. The group is best known for their dance songs. Faithless recorded six albums. During their career they sold over 15 million records worldwide. The band have now officially split up after the climax of their Passing The Baton dates at Brixton Academy which was on 7 and 8 April 2011.
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The numerical value of faithless in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of faithless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.
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