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English definition of “accept/take sth on faith”

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accept/take sth on faith

to be willing to believe something without proof
Translations of “accept/take sth on faith”
in Chinese (Traditional) 未加查核地相信, 不加懷疑地相信…
in Chinese (Simplified) 未加核实地相信, 不加怀疑地相信…
(Definition of accept/take sth on faith from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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