- The Faithful
- Faithful Faith"ful, a.
1. Full of faith, or having faith; disposed to believe,
especially in the declarations and promises of God.
You are not faithful, sir. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]
The faithful God, which keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him. --Deut. vii. 9. [1913 Webster]
3. True and constant in affection or allegiance to a person to whom one is bound by a vow, by ties of love, gratitude, or honor, as to a husband, a prince, a friend; firm in the observance of duty; loyal; of true fidelity; as, a faithful husband or servant. [1913 Webster]
So spake the seraph Abdiel, faithful found, Among the faithless, faithful only he. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
It is a faithful saying. --2 Tim. ii. 11. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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