agnosticism(redirected from Agnostician)
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1. The doctrine that certainty about first principles or absolute truth is unattainable and that only perceptual phenomena are objects of exact knowledge.
2. The belief that the existence or nonexistence of a deity or deities cannot be known with certainty.
ag•nos•ti•cism(ægˈnɒs təˌsɪz əm)
the doctrine or belief of an agnostic.
the tenet that neither the existence nor the nature of God is known or knowable. — agnostic, n., adj.See also: God and Gods
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|Noun||1.||agnosticism - a religious orientation of doubt; a denial of ultimate knowledge of the existence of God; "agnosticism holds that you can neither prove nor disprove God's existence"|
religious orientation - an attitude toward religion or religious practices
|2.||agnosticism - the disbelief in any claims of ultimate knowledge|
agnosticism[ægˈnɒstɪsɪzəm] N → agnosticismo m
agnosticism[ægˈnɒstɪsɪzəm] n → agnosticisme m
n → Agnostizismus m