an article of faith

Definition of an article of faith

  1. :  something that is believed without being questioned or doubted For many it is an article of faith that the economy will begin to improve soon.

Word by Word Definitions

articleplay
  1. :  a distinct often numbered section of a writing

    :  a separate clause

    :  a stipulation in a document (such as a contract or a creed)

  1. :  to bind by articles (as of apprenticeship) (see 1article 1c)

faithplay
  1. :  allegiance to duty or a person :  loyalty

    :  fidelity to one's promises

    :  sincerity of intentions

  1. :  believe, trust


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