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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not believing; doubting.

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  • adj. That does not believe; incredulous, skeptical

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not believing; incredulous; doubting; distrusting; skeptical.
  • adj. Believing that the thing alleged is not true; disbelieving; especially, believing that the Bible is not a divine revelation, or that Christ was not a divine or a supernatural person.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not believing; incredulous; skeptical; doubting.
  • Infidel; discrediting divine revelation, or the mission, character, and doctrines of Christ: as, “the unbelieving Jews,”

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. holding that only material phenomena can be known and knowledge of spiritual matters or ultimate causes is impossible
  • adj. denying or questioning the tenets of especially a religion
  • adj. rejecting any belief in gods

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