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believe in sth

phrasal verb with believe uk   us   /bɪˈliːv/ verb [T]
B1 to be ​certain that something ​exists: Do you ​believe in ​ghosts?B2 to be ​confident that something is ​effective and ​right: They don't ​believe in ​living together before ​marriage. He ​believes in saying what he ​thinks.

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