believe translate to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "believe" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [T]
to think that something is true, correct or real
Strangely, no one believed us when we told them we'd been visited by a creature from Mars.
[+ that] He believes that all children are born with equal intelligence.
She's arriving tomorrow, I believe.
"Is she coming alone?" "We believe not/so (= We think she is not/is)."
[+ obj + to infinitive ] I believe her to be the finest violinist in the world.
[+ obj + adj ] All the crew are missing, believed dead.
not believe a word of it to not believe that something is true
He told me she was just a friend, but I don't believe a word of it!
Not believing
believe it or not ( also would you believe it?) said when telling someone about something that is true, although it seems unlikely
He's upstairs doing his homework, believe it or not.
BelievingExpressions of surprise
if you believe that, you'll believe anything! informal something that you say to emphasize that something is obviously not true
He said the car in front backed into him, and if you believe that, you'll believe anything!
True, real, false, and unrealNot believing
make believe to pretend or imagine
Let's make believe (that) we're pirates.
→  See also make-believe Faking and pretending
(Definition of believe from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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