View definitions for atheist


noun as in nonbeliever in God

Discover More

Example Sentences

I’m an implacable atheist, so divine is a metaphorical concept, but I’m sometimes blessed by it.

I am atheist, but in this country, death and grieving are easier if you are a spiritual person.

An atheist, on the other hand, may say we simply evolved free will along with other cognitive abilities that distinguish us from our mammalian cousins and ancestors.

Though I am an atheist, I am not without respect for people of faith — even fanatics, who despite some shortcomings have an impressive zeal.

Just as briefly, he toned down Hustler’s content, then returned to normal operations and announced he was an atheist.

An atheist counsels his fellow non-believers on how not to talk to people of faith.

From here I have the chance to blog in Arabic and in English as “Proud Atheist,” but I am now effectively in exile.

Waleed Al Husseini spent 10 months in Palestinian prison for being an atheist blogger.

All religions condemn lying, but Alicia Florrick likely will not be elected if she runs as an atheist.

Alicia is a devout atheist, if devout can be used to describe someone who does not believe in a God.

But the eternal existence of these stars is the very thing which the atheist is concerned to prove.

The speculating atheist, the theist will tell us, may be an honest man, but his writings will cause atheism in politics.

First, there is the "atheist formula" of 'art for the sake of art';—a heresy he scourged with pontifical anathemas.

It is then equally false to represent him as an atheist or as an orthodox Christian.

It is only what the Atheist has said, minus the capital letters.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to atheist, such as: agnostic, doubting thomas, skeptic, unbeliever, heathen, and infidel.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.