nontheist

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noun non·the·ist \ ˌnän-ˈthē-ist \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of nontheist

plural nontheists
:a person who does not believe that there is a god or gods :a person who is not a believer in theism
  • Some rationalists have often assumed that all skeptics must be, like them, nontheists. As we've said, they often do not understand how one can be a skeptic and at the same time hold religious beliefs.
  • —Steven Novella et al.

nontheism

play \ˌnän-ˈthē-ˌi-zəm\ noun
    • He has written a beautiful chronicle of his search for truth that serves as an accessible and non-threatening entry point into the world of nontheism for a wide audience.
    • —Brian T. Sullivan

nontheistic

play \ˌnän-thē-ˈi-stik\ adjective
    • nontheistic views
    • nontheistic philosophers

nontheistically

play \ˌnän-thē-ˈi-sti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of nontheist

1857


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