article of faith
- articles of faithN-COUNTIf something is an article of faith for a person or group, they believe in it totally.
It used to be an article of faith that a man's career was more important than the convenience of his family.
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article of faith — n. 1. a basic religious belief held by a group or person 2. any basic belief strongly held … English World dictionary
article of faith — noun 1. (Christianity) any of the sections into which a creed or other statement of doctrine is divided • Syn: ↑credendum • Topics: ↑Christianity, ↑Christian religion • Hypernyms: ↑dogma, ↑ … Useful english dictionary
article of faith — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms article of faith : singular article of faith plural articles of faith something that people who support a particular religion or idea believe completely, although it has not been proved … English dictionary
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