unregeneracy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

unregenerate +‎ -cy

Noun[edit]

unregeneracy (usually uncountable, plural unregeneracies)

  1. The quality or state of being unregenerate.
    • 1676, Joseph Glanvill, "Anti-fanatical Religion and Free Philosophy", in Essays
      And since the being Orthodox in Doctrine, and found in their new conceited Faith , was in those times a great matter , and one mark of Saint-ſhip ; as errour on the other hand was of unregeneracy , and Reprobation

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for unregeneracy in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)