belief


belief

noun

Definition of BELIEF

1
mental conviction of the truth of some statement or the reality of some being or phenomenon <a belief in UFO's led him to relentlessly scan the nighttime skies>
Synonyms credence, credit, faith
Phrases article of faith
2
an idea that is believed to be true or valid without positive knowledge <it's my belief that the sky is blue because our eyes perceive the color blue easily>
Near Antonyms fact, truth

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