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Meaning of BELIEVER

Pronunciation:  bee'leevur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a person who has religious faith
  2. [n]  a supporter who accepts something as true

BELIEVER is a 8 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: truster, worshiper, worshipper
 See Also: abiogenist, admirer, apostle, booster, champion, colonialist, Confucian, denomination, devil worshiper, friend, imperialist, Malthusian, monotheist, mystic, numerologist, pantheist, pilgrim, protagonist, religionist, religious mystic, religious person, sun worshiper, supporter, theist, theosophist, vitalist



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Be*liev"er\, n.
1. One who believes; one who is persuaded of the truth or
   reality of some doctrine, person, or thing.

2. (Theol.) One who gives credit to the truth of the
   Scriptures, as a revelation from God; a Christian; -- in a
   more restricted sense, one who receives Christ as his
   Savior, and accepts the way of salvation unfolded in the

         Thou didst open the Kingdom of Heaven to all
         believers.                            --Book of Com.

3. (Eccl. Hist.) One who was admitted to all the rights of
   divine worship and instructed in all the mysteries of the
   Christian religion, in distinction from a catechumen, or
   one yet under instruction.

Thesaurus Terms
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