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good faith

n.
The sincere intention to be honest and law-abiding, as when negotiating a contract: bargained in good faith.

[Translation of Latin bona fīdēs : bona, feminine singular of bonus, good + fīdēs, faith, honesty.]

good′ faith′


n.
accordance with standards of honesty, trust, sincerity, etc.: to act in good faith.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.good faith - having honest intentions; "he acted in good faith"; "doubt was expressed as to the good faith of the immigrants"
honestness, honesty - the quality of being honest
Translations

good faith

nbuona fede
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It's very hard to validate the figures of PNP but we want to give credit to the PNP assuming good faith on their part but we need more transparency for the Congress to support the PNP," he said.