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English definition of “faithful”


adjective (LOYAL)    /ˈfeɪθ.fəl/
B2 firm and not changing in your friendship with or support for a person or an organization , or in your belief in your principles : a faithful friend They are faithful supporters of the Labour Party . His faithful old dog accompanied him everywhere he went.Loyal, faithful and dependable C2 If your husband , wife , or partner is faithful, he or she does not have a sexual relationship with anyone else : Was your wife faithful during your marriage ? He was faithful to his wife throughout their 30-year marriage .Loyal, faithful and dependable faithful to sth continuing to support or follow something: He remained faithful to the president's regime when so many others spoke out against it. Despite persecution , she remained faithful to her beliefs .Loyal, faithful and dependable
(Definition of faithful adjective (LOYAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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