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).
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