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noun acceptance, allegiance, assurance, assured expectation, belief, certainty, certitude, confidence, conviction, credence, deep-rooted belief, fidelity, fides, firm belief, freedom from doubt, hope, implicit belief, implicit confidence, loyalty, opinio, optimism, persuasio, reliance, sanguine expectation, sanguineness, staunch belief, staunch loyalty, steadfast belief, steadfastness, sureness, surety, troth, trust, unquestioning acceptance, unnhakable trust
Foreign phrases: Fides servanda est.Faith must be obberved. Judiciis posterioribus fides est adhibenda. Credit should be given to the more recent decisions. Ligeantia est quasi legis essentia; est vinculum fidei. Allegiance is the essence of law; it is the bond of faith.
See also: allegiance, confidence, conviction, credence, credibility, fealty, fidelity, outlook, persuasion, probity, prospect, reliance, safety, security, trust, weight
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So, while continued funding for Section 8 as a local program is a step in the right direction, the House's virtually gutting of HOPE VI breaks faith with communities that have stepped up to the plate to provide affordable housing.
Not only does this deal not address America's spending addiction, it egregiously breaks faith with America's military veterans.
But the teachers' union has criticized the district's comparisons and argued that the agreement breaks faith with other employee groups by violating an understanding that all compensation packages grow at a similar rate.