Faith fāTH/ noun
1. Complete trust or confidence in someone or something.
synonyms: trust, belief, confidence, conviction;
Ex 1: “He had faith that his defiance of the Cosa Nostra would win him respect, where as giving in to their unreasonable demands would yield only servitude.”
Ex 2: “He knew having the faith to accept/love someone or something without proof of their truthfulness or existence is the very definition of idiocy.”
Such as definition two.
2. A strong belief in God or in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual apprehension rather than proof.
synonyms: religion, church, sect, denomination, (religious) persuasion, (religious) belief, ideology, creed, teaching, doctrine.
Ex 1: “Alicia wanted him to have faith that she was being truthful when she said god told her there was a parachute packed, and to just ignore all the other times she has lied in the past.
Ex 2: He lost his faith as he fell 5,000 ft to the river bed below and died on impact. (see example #2, Definition 1)
Decsertion and Semantics
Trusting when someone gives you their verifiable word they will hold to it would apply to Definition 1
Believing someone’s bitchy admonishment is a representation of truth when everything else they say contradicts it would apply to Definition 2
Read again slowly if necessary, a drawn picture is available upon request. Demonic symbolism optional.