Definition of faithful


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • faithful is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 17 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • faithful is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of faithful

  • marked by fidelity to an original (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a faithful copy of the portrait
    2. a faithful rendering of the observed facts

    Synonyms

    1. close

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

    Synonyms

    1. congregation
    2. fold

  • any loyal and steadfast following (noun)

  • not having sexual relations with anyone except your husband or wife, or your boyfriend or girlfriend (adjective)

    Examples

    1. he remained faithful to his wife

  • steadfast in affection or allegiance (adjective)

    Examples

    1. years of faithful service
    2. faithful employees
    3. we do not doubt that England has a faithful patriot in the Lord Chancellor

See definition of faithful in Merriam Webster