Associations to the word «Creed»


CREED, noun. That which is believed; accepted doctrine, especially religious; a particular set of beliefs; any summary of principles or opinions professed or adhered to.
CREED, noun. A reading or statement of belief that summarizes the faith it represents; a definite summary of what is believed; a confession of faith for public use; especially, one which is brief and comprehensive.
CREED, noun. (rare) The fact of believing; belief, faith.
CREED, verb. To believe; to credit.

Dictionary definition

CREED, noun. Any system of principles or beliefs.
CREED, noun. The written body of teachings of a religious group that are generally accepted by that group.

Wise words

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John Adams