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- proper n. A person who is not one of Jehovah's Witnesses.
- adj. Not pertaining to or reserved for Jehovah's Witnesses.
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It is understood that the couple were strict followers of the religion and forced their eldest daughter Danielle, 20, to break up with her non-Witness boyfriend.
I can picture my non-Witness cousin grousing now should reports come true of atheists organizing themselves as “brights.”
She said they told her to stop cavorting with her non-Witness friends.
At school, he must constantly field questions, or take abuse, from his uneasy non-Witness classmates, the so-called "worldlies," then on weekends find himself in the strange position of praying he won't run into them while going door-to-door.