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Another word for faithful

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Adjective
  1. Adhering firmly and devotedly, as to a person, a cause, or a duty

      1. Consistent with fact or reality; not false or erroneous:
      2. Not counterfeit; real or genuine:
      3. Conforming to the characteristics or criteria of a group or type; typical:
      1. Firmly loyal or constant; unswerving.
      2. Fixed or unchanging:
      3. Fixed or unmovable:
      1. Firm and steadfast; loyal or true.
      2. Having a strong or substantial construction or constitution:
      1. Steadfast in allegiance to one's homeland, government, or sovereign.
      2. Faithful to a person, ideal, custom, cause, or duty.
      3. Of, relating to, or marked by loyalty:
      1. A lord or sovereign to whom allegiance and service are due according to feudal law.
      2. A vassal or subject owing allegiance and services to a lord or sovereign under feudal law.
      3. A loyal subject to a monarch.
      1. Resistant to externally applied pressure.
      2. Marked by or indicating the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue:
      3. Securely fixed in place:
      1. Acting, moving, or capable of acting or moving quickly; swift.
      2. Accomplished in relatively little time:
      3. Acquired quickly with little effort and sometimes unscrupulously:
      1. Continually occurring; persistent:
      2. Regularly recurring:
      3. Unchanging in nature, value, or extent; invariable:
      1. Steadfastly loyal, especially to a monarch or government.
  2. Worthy of belief, as because of precision or faithfulness to an original

    See also:

    true

  3. Not deviating from correctness, accuracy, or completeness

      1. Rigorous in the imposition of discipline:
      2. Conforming completely to established rule, principle, or condition:
      3. Requiring close observance or demanding in expectations:
      1. Characterized by or adhering to strict standards or methods; exacting and thorough:
      2. Harsh, severe, or demanding:
      3. Very unpleasant or inclement:
      1. Containing all that is normal or possible:
      2. Complete in every particular:
      3. Amounting to three balls and two strikes. Used of a count.
      1. Strictly and completely in accord with fact; not deviating from truth or reality:
      2. Characterized by accurate measurements or inferences with small margins of error; not approximate:
      3. Characterized by strict adherence to standards or rules:
      1. Being near in space or time.
      2. Being near in relationship:
      3. Bound by mutual interests, loyalties, or affections; intimate:
    See also:

    careful

  4. Conforming to fact

      1. Truthful; veracious:
      2. Coinciding with future events or apparently unknowable present realities:
      1. Honest; truthful:
      2. Accurate; true:
      1. Consistent with fact or reality; not false or erroneous:
      2. Not counterfeit; real or genuine:
      3. Conforming to the characteristics or criteria of a group or type; typical:
      1. Characterized by or adhering to strict standards or methods; exacting and thorough:
      2. Harsh, severe, or demanding:
      3. Very unpleasant or inclement:
      1. Conforming with or conformable to justice, law, or morality:
      2. In accordance with fact, reason, or truth; correct:
      3. Fitting, proper, or appropriate:
      1. Clearly expressed or delineated; definite:
      2. Exact, as in performance, execution, or amount; accurate or correct:
      3. Strictly distinguished from others; very:
      1. Strictly and completely in accord with fact; not deviating from truth or reality:
      2. Characterized by accurate measurements or inferences with small margins of error; not approximate:
      3. Characterized by strict adherence to standards or rules:
      1. To make or put right:
      2. To remove the errors or mistakes from:
      3. To indicate or mark the errors in:
      1. Conforming exactly to fact; errorless.
      2. Deviating only slightly or within acceptable limits from a standard.
      3. Capable of providing a correct reading or measurement:

Another word for faithful

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  • Resolute stresses unwavering determination, often in adhering to one's personal ends or aims resolute in one's decision
  • Staunch (or stanch ) implies such strong allegiance to one's principles or purposes as not to be turned aside by any cause a staunch defender of the truth
  • Constant suggests freedom from fickleness in affections or loyalties a constant lover
  • Loyal implies undeviating allegiance to a person, cause, institution, etc. which one feels morally bound to support or defend a loyal friend
  • Faithful implies steadfast adherence to a person or thing to which one is bound as by an oath or obligation a faithful wife