- having or acknowledging no god or deity; atheistic.
- wicked; evil; sinful.
Origin of godless
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Examples from the Web for godless
But the enemy of the new emirs is neither the Jew nor the Christian, it is the godless militant defending secularism.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President
January 9, 2015
I happen to be of his godless camp, but I found this smackdown gratuitous and rude.Geoff Dyer at Sea: Unmoored but on Target
Melissa Holbrook Pierson
May 21, 2014
We want to have a godless congregation in every town, city and village that wants one.
One of the hot debates to be decided this weekend is whether to continue to use the word “godless.”
Take that, all you gay-rights-loving RINOs and godless libertarians.On CPAC Day 2, the Libertarian Wing Takes Over
March 8, 2014
A godless civilization is a disease of which nations die by inches.Mountain Meditations
You say I am a poet, yet how may a man be a poet if godless?Melomaniacs
"It is what comes of living in a godless country like Italy," said Lady Amelia.Is He Popenjoy?
A godless science must not be permitted to triumph any longer over the silence of God.Balthasar
And the godless fellow had snatched her away from the water of Christianity.Debts of Honor
- wicked or unprincipled
- lacking a god
- refusing to acknowledge God
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Word Origin and History for godless
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