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Engelsk udsagnsord: believe

1. believe (om erkendelse) accept as true; take to be true


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI believed his report.
We didn't believe his stories from the War.
She believes in spirits.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey believe him to write the letter


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre specifikke termeraccept


Mere specifikke termerbank, believe, believe in, buy, infer, rely, swallow, swear, trust, understand


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)disbelieve, discredit

2. believe (om erkendelse) judge or regard; look upon; judge


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI think he is very smart.
I believe her to be very smart.
I think that he is her boyfriend.
The racist conceives such people to be inferior.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey believe that there was a traffic accident


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)conceive, consider, think


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerevaluate, judge, pass judgment


Mere specifikke termerconsider, esteem, feel, hold, look on, look upon, reckon, regard, regard as, repute, rethink, see, take to be, think, think of, view

3. believe (om erkendelse) be confident about something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI believe that he will come back from the war.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey believe that there was a traffic accident


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)trust


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre specifikke termeranticipate, expect

4. believe (om erkendelse) follow a credo; have a faith; be a believer


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhen you hear his sermons, you will be able to believe, too.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerbelieve


Mere specifikke termermisbelieve


Overordnet emneområdefaith, religion, religious belief

5. believe (om erkendelse) credit with veracity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYou cannot believe this man.
Should we believe a publication like the National Enquirer?.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termercredit









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