godless

[ god-lis ]SEE DEFINITION OF godless

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GODLESS

A godless civilization is a disease of which nations die by inches.

You say I am a poet, yet how may a man be a poet if godless?

"It is what comes of living in a godless country like Italy," said Lady Amelia.

A godless science must not be permitted to triumph any longer over the silence of God.

And the godless fellow had snatched her away from the water of Christianity.

I have seen the sorrow of a godless mother on the death of a child she had neglected.

So you have been playing cards with the Amorites, you godless man!

But Man is not content that his state of godless isolation should endure for ever.

He must be a godless and wicked man to take you away from me when I love you.

All godless life is fruitless, inasmuch as it has no permanent results.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from god + -less. Related: Godlessness. Phrase godless communism attested by 1851.

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