Translation of "belief" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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beliefnoun [ C or S or U ]

uk /bɪˈliːf/ us /bɪˈliːf/

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

His belief in God gave him hope during difficult times. 他對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. 不久前腐敗事件的曝光動搖了許多人對警方的信任。

B2 something that you believe

All religious and political beliefs should be respected equally. 對所有非暴力的宗教和政治信仰,應予以同等尊重。
[ + that ] It is my (firm) belief that nuclear weapons are immoral. 我(堅定)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. 他相信她會借錢給他,所以走到她家裡去。
beyond belief

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

The brutality of the murders was beyond belief. 兇手的手段殘酷得令人難以置信。

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