believe believe  /bɪ ˈliv/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) accept as true; take to be true
  2. (v) judge or regard; look upon; judge
  3. (v) be confident about something
  4. (v) follow a credo; have a faith; be a believer
  5. (v) credit with veracity

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Usage(s):

  1. However, I do believe in off-setting the demonization characteristics they put out or the demonization profiles they put out of me.
  2. I do not believe in censorship, but I believe we already have censorship in what is called marketing theory, namely the only information we get in mainstream media is for profit.
  3. We believe that in this country, we rise or fall as one people as one nation.

News

  1. Investigators believe driver fell asleep before crashing into creek

    Investigators said they believe a driver fell asleep at the wheel moments before crashing into a creek Friday morning in Fox Chapel. According to police, the car veered off Squaw Run Road and ended up in a nearby creek. The car was badly damaged, including part of the roof snapping off. The driver, whose name hasn’t been released, wasn’t seriously injured, officials said.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. 'Believe': Sienna Guillory leaving NBC's midseason drama

    NBC's new drama "Believe" is parting ways with one of the stars of its pilot, Sienna Guillory.Her exit is not, however, going to lead to recasting her role. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Guillory (the "Resident Evil" franchise) is being written out of the show after the pilot as part of a different approach in the writers' room."Believe," created by Alfonso Cauron ("Children of Men") and ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  3. Believe It or Not, GM Is Ranked No. 1 for Quality

    It's hard to believe how far Detroit's Big Three automakers have come in such little time since the recession and ensuing bailouts. Here's more proof that domestic automakers are fighting to disprove stereotypes of poor quality.        
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

Quotes

  1. "War is bigger than any one man or woman, whether a private, a general or president," Mr. Obama said. "As difficult as it is to lose General McChrystal, I believe it is the right decision for national security."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times (blog)

  2. The firm said in a statement: "We believe this verdict is fundamentally wrong and will aggressively seek to have it reversed."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Walt Disney Source: The Press Association

  3. While calling her "distinguished," Powell added, "I don't believe she's ready to be president of the United States, which is the job of the vice president."
    on Oct 19, 2008 By: Colin Powell Source: International Herald Tribune

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