unbelieving

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From un- +‎ believing

Adjective[edit]

unbelieving (comparative more unbelieving, superlative most unbelieving)

  1. That does not believe; incredulous, skeptical
    • 2022 January 12, Benedict le Vay, “The heroes of Soham...”, in RAIL, number 948, page 43:
      The burnt and bleeding man staggered to his feet, dazed and unbelieving, and asked the startled townspeople who came running whether his fireman and guard were safe. He was kept away from the smouldering crater where his engine had been, and taken to hospital.
    Synonym: nonbelieving
    Antonym: believing

Translations[edit]

References[edit]