Beleif vs. Belief: What's the Difference?
"Beleif" is an incorrect spelling, while "belief" is the correct spelling, denoting an acceptance that something is true or exists.
Which is correct: Beleif or Belief
How to spell Belief?
Beleif is Incorrect
Belief is Correct
Recall the "i before e except after c" rule.
Think of the word "lie" within "belief," which can remind you that "lie" is spelled with "ie."
Remember that "belief" and "relief" have the same vowel pattern.
Associate the correct spelling with "be-leaf," as if a leaf embodies the belief.
Use a mnemonic: "In belief, 'I' always precedes 'E.'"
Beleif and Belief Definitions
Beleif is an incorrect spelling of belief.
Acceptance that something is true or exists.
His belief in ghosts is unshakable.
Trust or faith in someone or something.
She has a strong belief in democracy.
A religious doctrine accepted as true.
Their beliefs differ from mainstream Christianity.
The mental attitude of accepting a proposition as true.
The belief in a higher power guides her actions.
The mental act, condition, or habit of placing trust or confidence in another
My belief in you is as strong as ever.
Mental acceptance of and conviction in the truth, actuality, or validity of something
His explanation of what happened defies belief.
Something believed or accepted as true, especially a particular tenet or a body of tenets accepted by a group of persons.
Mental acceptance of a claim as true.
It's my belief that the thief is somebody known to us.
Faith or trust in the reality of something; often based upon one's own reasoning, trust in a claim, desire of actuality, and/or evidence considered.
My belief is that there is a bear in the woods. Bill said he saw one.
Based on this data, it is our belief that X does not occur.
(countable) Something believed.
The ancient people have a belief in many deities.
(uncountable) The quality or state of believing.
My belief that it will rain tomorrow is strong.
(uncountable) Religious faith.
She often said it was her belief that carried her through the hard times.
(in the plural) One's religious or moral convictions.
I can't do that. It's against my beliefs.
Assent to a proposition or affirmation, or the acceptance of a fact, opinion, or assertion as real or true, without immediate personal knowledge; reliance upon word or testimony; partial or full assurance without positive knowledge or absolute certainty; persuasion; conviction; confidence; as, belief of a witness; the belief of our senses.
Belief admits of all degrees, from the slightest suspicion to the fullest assurance.
A persuasion of the truths of religion; faith.
No man can attain [to] belief by the bare contemplation of heaven and earth.
The thing believed; the object of belief.
Superstitious prophecies are not only the belief of fools, but the talk sometimes of wise men.
A tenet, or the body of tenets, held by the advocates of any class of views; doctrine; creed.
In the heat of persecution to which Christian belief was subject upon its first promulgation.
Any cognitive content held as true
A vague idea in which some confidence is placed;
His impression of her was favorable
What are your feelings about the crisis?
It strengthened my belief in his sincerity
I had a feeling that she was lying
An opinion or conviction.
It's my belief that we should act now.
What is the verb form of belief?
Which vowel is used before belief?
"A" as in "a belief" or "O" as in "to belief."
Why is it called belief?
Derived from Old English "geleafa," meaning "faith, trust."
What is the pronunciation of belief?
Is belief an adverb?
What is the root word of belief?
Which preposition is used with belief?
"In" as in "belief in."
Is belief an abstract noun?
Is belief a negative or positive word?
What is the plural form of belief?
Which conjunction is used with belief?
"And" as in "belief and practice."
Is belief a collective noun?
What is the singular form of belief?
Is belief a noun or adjective?
Is belief a vowel or consonant?
Starts with a consonant ('B').
Is belief a countable noun?
Is the belief term a metaphor?
No, but it can be used metaphorically.
How many syllables are in belief?
How do we divide belief into syllables?
Which determiner is used with belief?
"This," "that," "these," "those" can be used.
What is the first form of belief?
Belief is a noun, so it doesn't have verb forms.
What is the third form of belief?
N/A, it's a noun.
Which article is used with belief?
Either "a" or "the" can be used.
Is the word belief imperative?
What is the second form of belief?
N/A, it's a noun.
What is another term for belief?
What is the opposite of belief?
Disbelief or skepticism.
How is belief used in a sentence?
"His belief in the project's success never wavered."
What is a stressed syllable in belief?
The second syllable, "lief."
What part of speech is belief?
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