misbeliever
noun Date: 15th century heretic, infidel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Misbeliever — Mis be*liev er, n. One who believes wrongly; one who holds a false religion. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misbeliever — index heretic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • misbeliever — See misbelieve. * * * …   Universalium

  • misbeliever — Synonyms and related words: Albigensian, Arian, Cathar, Donatist, Ebionite, Erastian, Gnostic, Jansenist, Lollard, Manichaean, Monophysite, Montanist, Pelagian, Sabellian, Waldensian, Wyclifite, antinomian, dissenter, dissident, emanationist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • misbeliever — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. doubter, pessimist, heretic; see cynic , skeptic …   English dictionary for students

  • misbeliever — n. heretic …   English contemporary dictionary

  • misbeliever — mis·be·liev·er …   English syllables

  • misbeliever — noun a person who holds religious beliefs in conflict with the dogma of the Roman Catholic Church • Syn: ↑heretic, ↑religious outcast • Derivationally related forms: ↑misbelieve • Hypernyms: ↑outcast, ↑castaway, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • misbelieve — misbeliever, n. misbelievingly, adv. /mis bi leev /, v., misbelieved, misbelieving. Obs. v.i. 1. to believe wrongly; hold an erroneous belief. v.t. 2. to disbelieve; doubt. [1250 1300; ME; see MIS 1, BELIEVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Incredulity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Incredulity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 incredulousness incredulousness incredulity Sgm: N 1 skepticism skepticism pyrrhonism| =>! Sgm: N 1 want of faith want of faith &c.(irreligion) 989 GRP: N 2 Sgm: N …   English dictionary for students

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