Translation of faithful in Spanish:

faithful

fiel, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈfeɪθfʊl//ˈfeɪθfəl//ˈfeɪθf(ə)l/

adjective

  • 1

    (loyal)
    (dog/follower/friend) fiel
    to be faithful to sb serle fiel a algn
    • to be faithful to one's promise ser fiel a su (/ mi etc. ) promesa
    • Their work has taken them to many exotic spots around the world, but they remain faithful to home.
    • He has remained a faithful and steadfast cheerleader for Langley, though he admits that the agency's image could do with some polishing.
    • Let my friends know that I have remained faithful to the ideal of my life, let my countrymen know that I am going to die so that France may live.
    • The late Mrs. Dunleavy, nee Keane, was a native of this parish and she was always loyal and faithful to it.
    • It took a short while before Althea gained a small but faithful group of noble followers.
    • This, the village elders said, was the way friendship was supposed to be - true and faithful, long-lasting and firm.
    • It was converted into the bingo hall - the largest in Europe - in 1976 and the new owners remained faithful to its former glory.
    • All your friends may not be as reliable or faithful as you expect.
    • From the outset he knew that he could not hope to curry favour with the government and remain faithful to his constitutional obligations.
    • Yes, people sometimes cheat and lie, but they sometimes are also faithful and truthful.
    • Filmmakers, in the image of Rossellini and Fassbinder, should remain faithful to that vocation, because without it, they will disappear along with their art.
    • It was a touching and poignant afternoon as friends gathered to show their respects to a man who had remained loyal and ever faithful to the ideals of Comhaltas.
    • I have been to the edge of life and come back with a wise, faithful and honest friend whom I trust completely at my core.
    • Excited over the prospects of films, Heeba still promises to remain faithful to theatre.
    • It was the quietest of triumphs, and in this it remained faithful to the coach's idea of a truly worthy basketball performance.
    • Many people have given years of faithful service to Muintir Mhaigh Eo and have remained faithful to the ethos of the founding fathers of the Association all those years ago.
    • Four percent say pets are more faithful than friends and 2 percent agree they are more reliable than their parents.
    • High in the Alps is a monument raised in honour of a faithful guide who perished while ascending a peak to rescue a stranded tourist.
    • In the years since then, Moe has carved out his own niche in the music, remaining ever faithful to the ‘old’ sounds and never drifting far from the roots of his music.
    • Hawi's unwavering confidence that our aims will eventually be achieved serves as an inspiration, keeping us faithful to his path as we remain faithful to his memory.
  • 2

    (accurate)
    (report/copy/account) fiel
    • In order to remain faithful to our charge to highlight contemporary Africa, we historically contextualized the stories that the older pieces tell.
    • For his part Ken remained faithful to the evidence as he saw it, and to truth when it could be discerned.
    • If Imperial Rome had remained faithful to the style of ancient Greece with its vast, lavish buildings, then the Renaissance also favoured this classical style.
    • When a film is advertised as a true story, does it have a responsibility to be faithful to the truth?
    • I am very proud of the fact that I have been as faithful to the truth as humanly possible.
    • In journalistic usage, you shall be as accurate and balanced and fair, and as faithful to pinned-down facts, as you possibly can be.
    • Yet if we fail to gauge how representative the sample is of the population, we assume that it is faithful in all salient respects.
    • Judges must be free to do their jobs - to listen to the facts, to carefully divine the law and to be faithful to the Constitution.
    • While the themes and script remain faithful to the book, the set design and production values are highly original.
    • The game remains faithful to the spirit of the book, but it is perhaps a little too linear and predictable.
    • Despite some juggling of the sequence of events, ‘Ali’ is largely faithful to facts.
    • Although the screenwriter may remain faithful to the original work's intentions, for the adaptation to have its own value, it must have its own point of view.
    • Winner of many international prizes, Stanev has built a considerable reputation on his faithful re-interpreting of the staple classical repertoire.
    • In point of fact, no genuinely faithful screen adaptation of Red Harvest has ever been successfully attempted, but many loose adaptations have made their mark.
    • Browne has tried to remain as faithful to the original interiors as possible, and is especially proud of his work on the main staircase.
    • But despite all this augmentation, the text remains surprisingly faithful to the original.
    • In an effort to maintain Wallace's architectural and historical integrity, the layout of the floor will remain faithful to those original plans.
    • ‘Actually the film is incredibly faithful to the book despite the fact it's been reset in Chicago,’ said Hornby mildly.
    • She remains faithful to Thackeray's vision but adds a touch of candour to his tone of condescension, a sparkle to the supercilious ways of the British rich.
    • People who make documentaries have to be faithful to the facts.

plural noun

  • 1

    Religion
    los fieles
  • 2

    (loyal followers)
    the party faithful los seguidores más fieles