Definition of unbaptized in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnbapˈtʌɪzd/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also unbaptised)


Not having been baptized.
Example sentences
  • An uncircumcised Jewish boy is like an unbaptised Christian child.
  • The Kilkelly Cemetery Committee has erected an altar in Culmore Cemetery in memory of all the unbaptised children in the area.
  • Properly understood, then, the desire by unbaptized persons to receive communion may not be well served by the rush to immediate gratification.

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