unbelief


un·be·lief

noun \ˌən-bə-ˈlēf\

: lack of religious belief

Full Definition of UNBELIEF

:  incredulity or skepticism especially in matters of religious faith

Examples of UNBELIEF

  1. living in an age of unbelief
  2. <a natural-born skeptic, she typically greets the latest conspiracy theory with head-shaking unbelief>

First Known Use of UNBELIEF

12th century

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