nonobservant

adjective non·ob·ser·vant \ ˌnän-əb-ˈzər-vənt \

Definition of nonobservant

:not observant; especially :not careful in observing religious rites, laws, and customs
  • a nonobservant Jew

First Known Use of nonobservant

1751


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up nonobservant? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by intense feeling

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!