English to English
||any cognitive content held as true |
||a vague idea in which some confidence is placed |
• his impression of her was favorable
• what are your feelings about the crisis?
• it strengthened my belief in his sincerity
• I had a feeling that she was lying
||Assent to a proposition or affirmation, or the acceptance of a fact, opinion, or assertion as real or true, without immediate personal knowledge; reliance upon word or testimony; partial or full assurance without positive knowledge or absolute certainty; persuasion; conviction; confidence; as, belief of a witness; the belief of our senses. |