What does the word fidelity mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Faithfulness; loyalty.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Truthfulness; accuracy.

Usage examples for fidelity

  1. It was a still greater reward to his fidelity that she seized an opportunity when her husband's head was turned to wave her hand to him. – Openings in the Old Trail by Bret Harte
  2. Yes, she had recognized him; the young man who, at Madame de Campan's room, had sworn a vow of eternal fidelity to her. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  3. The fidelity, devotion, and cautious skill of the Comte de Montecuculi may seem extraordinary in our time, when all the world, even ministers of State, tell everything about the least little event with which they have to do; but in those days princes could find devoted servants, or knew how to choose them. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac