creed


creed

noun

Definition of CREED

1
the basic beliefs or guiding principles of a person or group <central to the creed of this organization of medical volunteers is the belief that health care is a basic human right>
Synonyms credo, doctrine, dogma, gospel, ideology (also idealogy), philosophy, testament
2
a body of beliefs and practices regarding the supernatural and the worship of one or more deities <the Amish live by a strict creed that rejects many of the values and practices of modern society>

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