nonbelief

noun non·be·lief \ ˌnän-bə-ˈlēf \
Updated on: 27 Mar 2018

Definition of nonbelief

: absence or lack of belief; especially : absence or lack of religious belief
  • nonbelief in God
  • We turn to Dawkins not for his views on sundry social topics, but for clarity on religion and nonbelief.
  • —Jeffrey Tayler

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