unbeliever


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unbeliever

a person who does not believe or withholds belief, esp in religious matters
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I have little liking for unbelievers, and none at all for a coward."
I tried to persuade some of the men to come and save you, but they would not do it, saying: `Let the unbelievers kill one another if they wish.
There was some doubt in his mind about the chastisement of unbelievers. It was possible that a merciful judge, reserving the flames of hell for the heathen--Mahommedans, Buddhists, and the rest--would spare Dissenters and Roman Catholics
I meant to ask you before--many people are unbelievers nowadays, especially Russians, I have been told.
His life lay in the hands of this semi-barbarian, who esteemed the life of an unbeliever less highly than that of a dog.
God's curse on all unbelievers! Beg from those of my tail who are of thy faith.'
The first mate, who whistled for it zealously, was much respected for his perseverance, and was regarded even by the unbelievers as a first-rate sailor.
Then burst forth the unending argument between the believers and the unbelievers in the societies of the wise and the scientific journals.
If Moses, Cyrus, Theseus, and Romulus had been unarmed they could not have enforced their constitutions for long--as happened in our time to Fra Girolamo Savonarola, who was ruined with his new order of things immediately the multitude believed in him no longer, and he had no means of keeping steadfast those who believed or of making the unbelievers to believe.
It is only near you, unbelievers, that my trouble fades like a mist under the eye of day."
Some had no spare room, some had a larder less well stocked than usual, some had sickness in the family, some were "unequally yoked together with unbelievers" who disliked strange ministers.
"Is it peradventure that manner of thing which of late the unbelievers have brought from over the great seas, which, being boiled in oil, and an onion and salt added thereto, doth --"