faithlessness

  • 1 faithlessness — index dereliction, dishonesty, disloyalty, doubt (suspicion), incredulity, infidelity, revolt, story …

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  • 2 faithlessness — [n] disloyalty betrayal, disbelief, dishonesty, doubt, falseness, fickleness, fraud, inconstancy, infidelity, perfidiousness, perfidy, skepticism, treacherousness, treachery, treason, unfaithfulness; concepts 633,645 Ant. belief, faithfulness,… …

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  • 3 faithlessness — faithless ► ADJECTIVE 1) disloyal, especially to a spouse or lover. 2) without religious faith. DERIVATIVES faithlessly adverb faithlessness noun …

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  • 4 Faithlessness — Faithless Faith less, a. 1. Not believing; not giving credit. [1913 Webster] Be not faithless, but believing. John xx. 27. [1913 Webster] 2. Not believing on God or religion; specifically, not believing in the Christian religion. Shak. [1913… …

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  • 5 faithlessness — noun see faithless …

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  • 6 faithlessness — See faithlessly. * * * …

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  • 7 faithlessness — noun The quality of being faithless …

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  • 8 faithlessness — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Disloyalty] Syn. perfidy, fraud, treachery; see dishonesty , treason . 2. [Doubt] Syn. skepticism, disbelief, agnosticism; see doubt 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Betrayal, especially of a moral obligation: disloyalty,… …

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  • 9 faithlessness — n. unreliability; disloyalty; lack of faith; untrustworthiness …

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  • 10 faithlessness — n. 1. Unbelief. 2. Perfidy, treachery, disloyalty …

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  • 11 faithlessness — n 1. infidelity, unfaithfulness, disloyalty, inconstancy, recreancy, dereliction; breach of trust, dishonesty, fraudulence, double dealing, perfidy; betrayal, treachery, traitorousness, treason. 2. doubt, skepticism, incredulity, uncertainty,… …

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  • 12 faithlessness — faith·less·ness …

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  • 13 faithlessness — See: faithless …

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  • 14 faithlessness — noun unfaithfulness by virtue of being unreliable or treacherous • Syn: ↑falseness, ↑fickleness, ↑inconstancy • Derivationally related forms: ↑inconstant (for: ↑inconstancy), ↑fickle …

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  • 15 perfidy — /perr fi dee/, n., pl. perfidies. 1. deliberate breach of faith or trust; faithlessness; treachery: perfidy that goes unpunished. 2. an act or instance of faithlessness or treachery. [1585 95; < L perfidia faithlessness, equiv. to perfid(us)… …

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  • 16 infidelity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. betrayal, treachery; faithlessness, fickleness; adultery; skepticism, unbelief. See probity, irreligion.Ant., faithful, true. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Disloyalty] Syn. faithlessness, treachery,… …

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  • 17 treachery — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. treason, perfidy, faithlessness, disloyalty, infidelity, falsity, falseness. See improbity, deception. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. faithlessness, disloyalty, betrayal; see dishonesty , treason . III… …

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  • 18 perfidy — per•fi•dy [[t]ˈpɜr fɪ di[/t]] n. pl. dies 1) deliberate breach of faith or trust; faithlessness; treachery 2) an act or instance of faithlessness or treachery • Etymology: 1585–95; < L perfidia faithlessness =perfid(us) faithless, treacherous… …

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  • 19 disloyalty — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. infidelity, inconstancy, treachery, unfaithfulness, recreancy, apostasy, betrayal of trust, faithlessness, disaffection, subversion, sedition, treason, deliberate breaking of faith, breach of trust, subversive activity,… …

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  • 20 Improbity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Improbity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 improbity improbity Sgm: N 1 dishonesty dishonesty dishonor Sgm: N 1 deviation from rectitude deviation from rectitude Sgm: N 1 disgrace disgrace &c.(disrepute) 874 Sgm: N 1 fraud …

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