Associations to the word «Atheist»


ATHEIST, noun. (narrowly) A person who believes that no deities exist (especially, one who has no other religious belief).
ATHEIST, noun. (broadly) A person who rejects belief that any deities exist (whether or not that person believes that deities do not exist).
ATHEIST, noun. (loosely) A person who has no belief in any deities, such as a person who has no concept of deities.
ATHEIST, noun. (loosely) (uncommon) A person who does not believe in a particular deity (or any deity in a particular pantheon), notwithstanding that they may believe in another deity.
ATHEIST, adjective. Of or relating to atheists or atheism; atheistic.

Dictionary definition

ATHEIST, noun. Someone who denies the existence of god.
ATHEIST, adjective. Related to or characterized by or given to atheism; "atheist leanings".

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