Translation of "faithful" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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faithfuladjective

uk /ˈfeɪθ.fəl/ us /ˈfeɪθ.fəl/

faithful adjective (LOYAL)

B2 firm and not changing in your friendship with or support for a person or an organization, or in your belief in your principles

忠誠的;忠實的
a faithful friend 忠誠的朋友
They are faithful supporters of the Labour Party. 他們是工黨的忠實擁護者。
His faithful old dog accompanied him everywhere he went. 無論去哪裡,他那隻忠誠的老狗總是陪伴左右。

C2 If your husband, wife, or partner is faithful, he or she does not have a sexual relationship with anyone else.

(配偶或性伴侶)忠誠的,忠貞的
Was your wife faithful during your marriage? 你的妻子婚後忠誠嗎?
He was faithful to his wife throughout their 30-year marriage. 在30年的婚姻生活中,他一直忠於妻子。
remain faithful to sth

to continue to support or follow something

對…忠誠
He remained faithful to the regime when so many others spoke out against it. 在很多人都公開反對這個總統執政時,他仍效忠於他。
Despite persecution, she remained faithful to her beliefs. 儘管受到迫害,她仍忠於她的信仰。

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faithful adjective (ACCURATE)

true or not changing any of the details, facts, style, etc. of the original

如實的,絲毫不作改動的
She gave a faithful account of what had happened on that night. 她如實講述了那晚發生的事情。
I have tried to keep my translation as faithful as possible to the original book. 我盡力使我的翻譯忠實於原著。

faithful adjective (RELIGIOUS)

following a particular religion

虔誠的
faithful Christians 虔誠的基督徒
faithful followers of Buddhism 佛教的忠實信徒

faithfulnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfeɪθ.fəl/ us /ˈfeɪθ.fəl/

faithful noun [ C ] (SUPPORTER)

someone who continues to support someone or something

忠實支持者
He gave a rousing speech to a room full of party faithfuls (= faithful supporters of a political party). 他向滿屋子的該政黨擁護者發表了激動人心的講話。

faithfulnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈfeɪθ.fəl/ us /ˈfeɪθ.fəl/
the faithful

people who are always loyal to a particular group or organization, especially a political party

忠實信徒;(尤指政黨的)忠誠支持者
They asked for donations from the party faithful. 他們要求忠誠的黨員捐款。

the people who believe in a particular religion

虔誠信眾,忠實信徒
We heard bells calling the faithful to prayer. 我們聽到召集信徒去祈禱的鐘聲。

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