nonreligious

adjective non·re·li·gious \ ˌnän-ri-ˈli-jəs \
|Updated on: 24 Jun 2018

Definition of nonreligious

: not religious: such as
a : not having a religious character : secular
  • a nonreligious organization
b : having no religion : irreligious
  • my nonreligious friends
  • Superficially these images might seem, even to the nonreligious spectator, "scandalous."
  • —Richard Wollheim

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1841

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