Synonyms for faithfully

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Such was the leader whom Mr. Gladstone had faithfully followed for many years.

He cared for it faithfully; but he wished to make it even more secluded.

The past, I have related as faithfully as I have been able so to do.

His daily visits to you have all been faithfully reported to me.

The sally is greeted with a laugh, which is also faithfully rendered.

The tale of them was complete; the captain had obeyed him faithfully.

And the poor child Little Dorrit thought of him—too faithfully, ah, too faithfully!

However, I loved her faithfully; and one time I went home with her for the holidays.

The ghost in "Hamlet" is as faithfully treated as any character in the play.

Now, your Worship, commend me faithfully to my most gracious lord, the Elector.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, "full of faith," also "firm in allegiance," from faith + -ful. Meaning "true to the facts" is from 1520s. The noun sense of "true believers" is from 1550s. Related: Faithfully; faithfulness. Old Faithful geyser named 1870 by explorer Gen. H.D. Washburn, Surveyor-General of the Montana Territory, in reference to the regularity of its outbursts.

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