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true believer

noun

Definition of true believer

  1. 1 :  a person who professes absolute belief in something

  2. 2 :  a zealous supporter of a particular cause



Examples of true believer

  1. <it's impossible to argue with those true believers, as they think any counterevidence is proof of an evil conspiracy>

  2. <true believers who fought the good fight even when it was out of fashion>



Circa 1820

First Known Use of true believer

circa 1820


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