irreligious irreligious


  • (adj) hostile or indifferent to religion


  1. Yet its mainstream pop culture, especially film, is secular at best, often raw and irreligious.
  2. Da Ponte was also totally irreligious, unscrupulous and dishonest.
  3. Thus Soviet officials, determined atheists, feel that they have smartly evolved the next most irreligious thing to a staggered five-day week.



  1. "He (Tully) has emphasized again and again that 'Secular State' does not mean an 'Irreligious State'. In India, he holds, secularism stems from Hindu tolerance," Advani said.
    on Mar 28, 2010 By: LK Advani Source: Sify

  2. "The foundation of irreligious criticism is: Man makes religion, religion does not make man," Marx wrote in his most famous statement on the subject. "Religious suffering is, at one and the same time, the expression of real suffering and a...
    on Dec 15, 2004 By: Karl Marx Source: Socialist Worker Online

  3. Yet one critic, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof, calls for a truce: "We've suffered enough from religious intolerance that the last thing the world needs is irreligious intolerance."
    on Jan 3, 2007 By: Nicholas Kristof Source: Christian Science Monitor

Word of the Day
ennui ennui
/ɛ ˈnu i /