Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who is deeply, sometimes fanatically devoted to a cause, organization, or person: "a band of true believers bonded together against all those who did not agree with them” ( Theodore Draper).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A strict follower of a religious doctrine.
  • n. One who sticks to one's dogma or beliefs irrespective of the facts (see true believer syndrome).

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.