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Believe

Pronunciation of Believe
/bɪlˈiːv/, /bɪlˈiːv/, /b_ɪ_l_ˈiː_v/

Antonyms for believe:

distrust, disbelieve.

Synonyms for believe:

Sense 1

convince oneself.

Sense 2

fall for.

Sense 4

religion, buy.

Sense 5

repute, practice.

Sense 9

follow.

Sense 11

feel.

take

take.

Sense 3 (noun)

practice, follow.

Sense 5 (noun)

feel.

Sense 6 (noun)

repute.

believe (noun)

conceive, consider, think.

assume or suppose (verb)

imagine, presume, gather, feel, guess, judge, take, maintain, reckon, expect.

believe (verb)

gather, put faith in, assume, declare, credit, accept, profess, suppose, hold, trust, give faith, take for granted, conclude, surmise, affirm, assent, deem, judge, maintain, presume, understand.

cognition (verb)

trust.

hope (verb)

desire, wish, anticipate, await, want, contemplate, rely, yearn, expect, dream of, aspire, intend, hope.

trust, rely on (verb)

regard, understand, conceive, consider, deem, accept, fall for, buy, take for granted, think, trust, affirm, conclude, hold, suppose, credit.

Usage examples for believe:

  • I do not know that you will believe that- I do not, indeed, see why you should; but I should very much like you to believe it; for it is the truth. - "The Truants", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.
  • " She is there, I believe," he said. - "The Great Impersonation", E. Phillips Oppenheim.
  • I believe you know them all. - "Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten", Marie Corelli.

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