Definition of nontheistic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌnänˌTHēˈistik/


Not having or involving a belief in a god or gods.
Example sentences
  • Obviously, supporting only holistic programs grounded in theistic assumptions would constitute discrimination against non-theistic worldviews.
  • They are actually advancing the non-theistic religion of secular humanism.
  • That's the ultimate irony for people who want to adopt a non-theistic view of the origin of life.



Example sentences
  • I may represent the "average" convert from conventional thinking to skepticism and non-theism.
  • Similarly, students could study, as part of their understanding of Western monotheism and Eastern pantheism and non-theism, different ideas about how the metaphysical acts upon and manifests in the physical.
  • The non-theism of this tradition makes it most compatible with the predominantly secular character of the peace movement.


Example sentences
  • I felt I had to give some testimony concerning the positive aspects of becoming a non-theist.
  • I am 30 years old, a non-theist, and my father is in his late 50s and a Pentecostal pastor.
  • I'm pretty much a non-theist.

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Syllabification: non·the·is·tic

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