Conviction and Faith


Conviction noun - An idea that is believed to be true or valid without positive knowledge.
Usage example: held deep convictions about life after death

Faith is a synonym for conviction in belief topic. In some cases you can use "Faith" instead a noun "Conviction", when it comes to topics like religion, trust, confidence, sureness. popular alternative

Nearby Words: convict, convicted, convicting


Faith noun - Firm belief in the integrity, ability, effectiveness, or genuineness of someone or something.
Usage example: never having had much faith in banks, the old miser kept his money under the mattress

Conviction is a synonym for faith in religion topic. You can use "Conviction" instead a noun "Faith", if it concerns topics such as trust, confidence, belief, sureness. popular alternative

How words are described

particular particular conviction particular faith
complete complete conviction complete faith
total total conviction total faith
genuine genuine conviction genuine faith
Other adjectives: proper, single, deep, strong, powerful, actual, real, unwavering, great, little, false, absolute, novel, sincere, personal, new, religious, renewed, unshakable.

Both words in one sentence

  • In Code Name: Hunter, magic requires strong "essence" (willpower, faith, conviction, etc).
  • She falls into a short crisis of faith during the final battle, when she is close to falling, but instantly reassures herself that the Maker is with her, and continues the fight with renewed zealous conviction.
  • There is also The Fourth Hokage, Minato Namikaze, who decided to seal the Nine Tailed Demon Fox into Naruto, simply with the conviction that it was his responsibility as a parent to have faith in his recently born son's ability to set things right as motivation.
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