Definition of atheist in English:

atheist

Line breaks: athe|ist
Pronunciation: /ˈeɪθɪɪst
 
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noun

Derivatives

atheistic

Pronunciation: /-ˈɪstɪk/
adjective
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  • Those beliefs will be either theistic, atheistic, or agnostic.
  • This was atheistic humanism, atheism with a developed ideology and a program for remaking the world.
  • In fact, the leaders of scientific thought are overwhelmingly atheistic in their beliefs.

atheistical

Pronunciation: /-ˈɪstɪk(ə)l/
adjective
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  • She has renounced the life of a violent revolutionary and embraced Jainism, an atheistical Indian philosophy whose practitioners advocate the ethical principle of nonviolence, often living its precepts to the extreme.
  • According to Bishop Gilbert Burnet, Brodrick ‘had been very atheistical and wicked, but was as great an example as ever I knew of an eminent conversion before his death’.
  • Three days before Marlowe's death the same Baines delivered a note to the Privy Council that claimed to record an atheistical lecture delivered by Marlowe.

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