someone who refuses to believe (as in a divinity)
Syn: ↑nonbeliever, ↑unbeliever
Derivationally related forms: ↑disbelieve
Hypernyms: ↑nonreligious person
Hyponyms: ↑atheist, ↑irreligionist, ↑materialist

Useful english dictionary. 2012.


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  • Disbeliever — Dis be*liev er, n. One who disbelieves, or refuses belief; an unbeliever. Specifically, one who does not believe the Christian religion. I. Watts. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disbeliever — disbelieve ► VERB 1) be unable to believe. 2) have no religious faith. DERIVATIVES disbeliever noun …   English terms dictionary

  • disbeliever — noun see disbelieve …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • disbeliever — See disbelieve. * * * …   Universalium

  • disbeliever — noun One who disbelieves, one who does not believe …   Wiktionary

  • disbeliever — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. doubter, questioner, agnostic; see critic 1 , skeptic …   English dictionary for students

  • disbeliever — dis·be liev·er || ‚dɪ sbɪ lɪːvÉ™(r) n. non believer, one who does not believe (especially pertaining to religion) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disbeliever — n. [With in or of.] Unbeliever, doubter, questioner, denier, non adherent, opponent …   New dictionary of synonyms

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  • disbeliever — n unbeliever, skeptic, doubter; atheist, agnostic. See unbeliever …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • disbeliever — dis·be·liev·er …   English syllables

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