Translation of "belief" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /bɪˈliːf/ us
TRUE [ U, no plural ]

B2 something that you believe is true or real

inanç, iman
It is a widely-held belief that smoking helps you lose weight.
She married him in the belief that he would change.
→ Opposite disbelief
IDEA [ C, U ]

B2 an idea that you are certain is true

kanı, inanç
EFFECTIVE [ U, no plural ]

the feeling that someone or something is effective or right

güven, itimat
a belief in social justice
beyond belief

B2 too bad, good, difficult, etc to be real

inanılması güç, inanması zor
The evil of this man is beyond belief.

(Translation of “belief” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)