Translation of "belief" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

belief

noun [ C or S or U ] uk /bɪˈliːf/ us /bɪˈliːf/

B2 the feeling of being certain that something exists or is true

相信,信心;信仰
His belief in God gave him hope during difficult times. 他对上帝的信奉使他在困境中看到了希望。
Recent scandals have shaken many people's belief in (= caused people to have doubts about) politicians. 不久前腐败事件的曝光动摇了许多人对警方的信任。

B2 something that you believe

相信,信心;信仰
All religious and political beliefs should be respected equally. 对所有非暴力的宗教和政治信仰应予以同等尊重。
[ + that ] It is my (firm) belief that nuclear weapons are immoral. 我(坚定)相信使用核武器是不道德的。
He called at her house in the belief that (= confident that) she would lend him the money. 他相信她会借钱给他,所以登她家的门。
beyond belief

C2 too bad, good, difficult, etc. to be imagined

过于坏、好、艰难等,以至于难以置信
The brutality of the murders was beyond belief. 凶手的残忍令人难以置信。

(Translation of “belief” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)