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adjective un·god·ly \ˌən-ˈgäd-lē also -ˈgȯd-\

Definition of ungodly

  1. 1a :  denying or disobeying God :  impious, irreligiousb :  contrary to moral law :  sinful, wicked

  2. 2 :  outrageous gets up at an ungodly hour

Examples of ungodly in a Sentence

  1. What an ungodly racket they're making!

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First Known Use of ungodly

14th century



UNGODLY Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of ungodly for English Language Learners

  • : not believing in or respecting God

  • : immoral or evil

  • : very bad or shocking : outrageous or unacceptable


UNGODLY Defined for Kids

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adjective un·god·ly \ˌən-ˈgäd-lē\

Definition of ungodly for Students

ungodlier

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ungodliest

  1. 1 :  sinful, wicked

  2. 2 :  not normal or bearable I got up at an ungodly hour.


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