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a·the·ism

 (ā′thē-ĭz′əm)
n.
Disbelief in or denial of the existence of God or gods.

[French athéisme, from athée, atheist, from Greek atheos, godless : a-, without; see a-1 + theos, god; see dhēs- in Indo-European roots.]

a′the·ist n.
a′the·is′tic, a′the·is′ti·cal adj.
a′the·is′ti·cal·ly adv.

atheist

(ˈeɪθɪˌɪst)
n
(Philosophy) a person who does not believe in God or gods
adj
(Philosophy) of or relating to atheists or atheism
ˌatheˈistic, ˌatheˈistical adj
ˌatheˈistically adv

a•the•ist

(ˈeɪ θi ɪst)

n.
a person who denies or disbelieves the existence of a supreme being.
[1565–75; < Greek áthe(os) godless (a- a-6 + -theos, adj. derivative of theós god) + -ist]
a`the•is′tic, a′the•is′ti•cal, adj.
a`the•is′ti•cal•ly, adv.
syn: atheist, agnostic, infidel refer to persons lacking religious belief or a particular religious faith. An atheist denies the existence of a deity or of divine beings. An agnostic believes it is impossible to know whether there is a God without sufficient evidence. An infidel is an unbeliever, esp. one who does not accept Christianity or Islam; the word is usu. pejorative.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.atheist - someone who denies the existence of god
disbeliever, nonbeliever, unbeliever - someone who refuses to believe (as in a divinity)
Adj.1.atheist - related to or characterized by or given to atheism; "atheist leanings"

atheist

noun nonbeliever, pagan, sceptic, disbeliever, heathen, infidel, unbeliever, freethinker, irreligionist She is an ex-nun who is now an atheist.
Quotations
"An atheist is a man who has no invisible means of support" [John Buchan On Being a Real Person]
"By night an atheist half believes a God" [Edward Young The Complaint: Night Thoughts]
"No one has ever died an atheist" [Plato Laws]
"There are no atheists in the foxholes" [William Thomas Cummings I Saw the Fall of the Phillipines]
Translations
كافرملحدمُلْحِدمُلحِـد
ateista
ateist
ateisti
ateist
guîleysingi
無神論者
무신론자
ateista
ateist
ผู้เชื่อว่าพระเจ้าไม่มีจริง
Tanrı tanımazTanrının varlığına inanmayanateist
người vô thần

atheist

[ˈeɪθɪɪst] Nateo/a m/f

atheist

[ˈeɪθiɪst] nathée mf

atheist

nAtheist(in) m(f)
adj attratheistisch

atheist

[ˈeɪθɪɪst] nateo/a

atheism

(ˈeiθiizəm) noun
the belief that there is no God.
ˈatheist noun
a person who does not believe in God.
ˌatheˈistic adjective

atheist

مُلْحِد ateista ateist Atheist άθεος ateo ateisti athée ateist ateo 無神論者 무신론자 atheïst ateist ateista ateu атеист ateist ผู้เชื่อว่าพระเจ้าไม่มีจริง tanrı tanımaz người vô thần 无神论者