infidelity


in·fi·del·i·ty

noun \ˌin-fə-ˈde-lə-tē, -(ˌ)fī-\
plural in·fi·del·i·ties

Definition of INFIDELITY

1
:  lack of belief in a religion
2
a :  unfaithfulness to a moral obligation :  disloyalty
b :  marital unfaithfulness or an instance of it

Examples of INFIDELITY

  1. She was convinced that her husband was guilty of infidelity.
  2. He has admitted to a number of marital infidelities.

First Known Use of INFIDELITY

15th century

Other Religion (Eastern and Other) Terms

Zen, antinomian, avatar, gnosticism, illuminati, ineffable, karma, koan, mantra

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