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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not acknowledging the God of Christianity and Judaism and Islam.

Usage examples (24)
  • Adjective : heathenish practices of idolatry
  • Sabbath, they inserted a clause for the taking down of maypoles, which they called a heathenish vanity.
  • The writer calls booing a "silly custom" that is "heathenish," and then makes a plea.
  • The heathenish treasure; he'll be nowise the better. for more
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