Definition of disbeliever in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˌdɪsbɪˈliːvə(r)


A person who refuses to believe something or who lacks religious faith: she intends to prove the disbelievers wrong
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  • The authors concluded by suggesting that believers in a sceptical context and disbelievers in a pro-paranormal context may show depressed performance on subsequent tasks, due to low motivation to perform.
  • The disbelievers are now out of control, and believe their ways - ways based on inequality, arrogance etc - are right.
  • Somehow or other an extraordinary idea has arisen that the disbelievers in miracles consider them coldly and fairly, while believers in miracles accept them only in connection with some dogma.

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