Faithfulness is commitment to someone or something. Faithfulness is especially valued in spouses and in sports fans.

When a married person is faithful, they stand by their spouse and don't cheat. Faithfulness refers to this quality of being faithful and loyal. A patriotic person is full of faithfulness to their country. Someone who works at one company for decades has faithfulness to that company. People can have faithfulness to ideas too, including religious, political, and artistic ideas.

Definitions of faithfulness

n the quality of being faithful

infidelity, unfaithfulness
the quality of being unfaithful
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faithfulness and dependability in personal attachments (especially sexual fidelity)
complete and wholehearted fidelity
loyalty, trueness
the quality of being loyal
staunchness, steadfastness
loyalty in the face of trouble and difficulty
allegiance, fealty
the loyalty that citizens owe to their country (or subjects to their sovereign)
nationalism, patriotism
love of country and willingness to sacrifice for it
loyalty to the interests of a particular region
Type of:
an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

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