ungodly

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un·god·ly

 (ŭn-gŏd′lē)
adj. un·god·li·er, un·god·li·est
1. Not revering God; impious.
2. Sinful; wicked.
3. Outrageous: had to leave for work at an ungodly hour.

un·god′li·ness n.

ungodly

(ʌnˈɡɒdlɪ)
adj, -lier or -liest
1. (Theology)
a. wicked; sinful
b. (as collective noun; preceded by the): the ungodly.
2. informal unseemly; outrageous (esp in the phrase an ungodly hour)
unˈgodliness n
unˈgodlily adv

un•god•ly

(ʌnˈgɒd li)

adj. -li•er, -li•est.
1. not accepting God or a particular religious doctrine; irreligious; atheistic.
2. sinful; wicked; impious: an ungodly life.
3. outrageous; shocking; dreadful: an ungodly hour to drop in.
[1520–30]
un•god′li•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ungodly - characterized by iniquityungodly - characterized by iniquity; wicked because it is believed to be a sin; "iniquitous deeds"; "he said it was sinful to wear lipstick"; "ungodly acts"
wicked - morally bad in principle or practice

ungodly

adjective
1. wicked, corrupt, sinful, vile, immoral, depraved, profane, blasphemous, godless, irreligious, impious My folks had nothing to do with ungodly people.
2. (Informal) unreasonable, outrageous, unearthly, dreadful, horrendous, intolerable, unseemly, unholy (informal) at the ungodly hour of 4.00am
Translations

ungodly

[ʌnˈgɒdlɪ] ADJ
1. (o.f.) (= sinful) [person, action, life] → impío, irreligioso
2. (= unreasonable) [noise] → tremendo
at this ungodly houra estas horas tan intempestivas

ungodly

[ˌʌnˈgɒdli] adj
(= profane) → impie
(= unreasonable) [noise] → du diable
at some ungodly hour → à une heure indue

ungodly

adjgottlos; (inf) noise, hourunchristlich (inf); an ungodly noiseein Heidenlärm m (inf)
n the ungodly pldie Gottlosen pl

ungodly

[ʌnˈgɒdlɪ] adj (person, language, action) → empio/a (fam) at an ungodly houra un'ora allucinante
References in classic literature ?
It is I, the ungodly Zarathustra, who saith: 'Who is ungodlier than I, that I may enjoy his teaching?
And being moved 400km from the French Riviera was an even ungodlier prospect.