the Faithful


the Faithful
the Faithful
1. Believers, esp Muslims
2. (without cap) adherents, supporters, etc (informal)
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Main Entry:faith

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1 : the people who believe or participate in a religion

The faithful gather here each year to celebrate together.

2 : the people who are loyal members or supporters of a group or organization

The faithful come out and cheer for the team every year.

The convention was packed with the Republican/Democratic faithful.

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Main Entry:faithful

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