belief

belief
{bi'li:f}
1. вяра, доверие (in)
2. мнение, убеждение
to the best of my BELIEF по мое мнение/дълбоко убеждение, доколкото знам, струва ми се, според мен
3. рел. вярване, вяра, религия
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{bi'li:f} n 1. вяра, доверие (in); 2. мнение, убеждение; to th
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убеждение; вярване; вяра; доверие;
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1. to the best of my belief по мое мнение/дълбоко убеждение, доколкото знам, струва ми се, според мен 2. вяра, доверие (in) 3. мнение, убеждение 4. рел. вярване, вяра, религия
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belief[bi´li:f] n 1. вяра, доверие, упование, надежда (in); 2. убеждение, мнение, възглед, разбиране, съвет; contrary to popular \belief обратно на общоприетото мнение; to do s.th. in the \belief that правя нещо с убеждението (обикн. погрешно), че; it staggers \belief разг. не е за вярване, трудно е да се повярва; to the best of o.'s \belief доколкото разбирам, доколкото ми е известно, доколкото знам; beyond \belief невероятно, не може да бъде, за чудене; 3. рел. вярване, вяра; вероизповедание, религия; the Christian \belief християнската религия.

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