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Overview of noun faithful

The noun faithful has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) faithful

(any loyal and steadfast following)

2. congregation, fold, faithful

(a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church)


Overview of adj faithful

The adj faithful has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) faithful

(steadfast in affection or allegiance; "years of faithful service"; "faithful employees"; "we do not doubt that England has a faithful patriot in the Lord Chancellor")

2. (1) close, faithful

(marked by fidelity to an original; "a close translation"; "a faithful copy of the portrait"; "a faithful rendering of the observed facts")

3. faithful

(not having sexual relations with anyone except your husband or wife, or your boyfriend or girlfriend; "he remained faithful to his wife")

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