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faithful

faith·ful

faithful

pronunciation:
feIth fl
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: able to be trusted or relied on.
She is a faithful friend.
synonyms:
dependable, reliable
antonyms:
treacherous, unreliable
similar words:
constant, devoted, fast, loyal, steadfast, true
definition 2: staying close to fact; truthful or accurate.
She gave a faithful account of the accident.
synonyms:
true
antonyms:
inaccurate
similar words:
accurate, close, factual, realistic, truthful
derivations: faithfully (adv.), faithfulness (n.)
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