Definition of accept/take (something) on faith
- I'm not willing to take her statements on faith.
- I'll accept it on faith that he knows the truth.
: to receive (something offered) willingly
: to be able or designed to take or hold (something applied or added)
: to give admittance or approval to
: to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as
: to seize or capture physically
: to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing
: a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment
: an act or the action of taking: such as
: the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: some indeterminate amount more than a specified number
: a person or thing of consequence
: in some degree : somewhat
used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
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