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unregenerate

[ uhn-ri-jen-er-it ]
/ 藢蕦n r瑟藞d蕭蓻n 蓹r 瑟t /
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adjective Also un路re路gen路er路at路ed [uhn-ri-jen-uh-rey-tid]. /藢蕦n r瑟藞d蕭蓻n 蓹藢re瑟 t瑟d/.
not regenerate; not renewed in heart and mind or reborn in spirit; unrepentant: an unregenerate sinner.
refusing to believe in the existence of God: an unregenerate atheist; an unregenerate skeptic.
unconvinced by or unconverted to a particular religion, sect, or movement; unreconstructed.
persisting in the holding of prior convictions; opposing new ideas, causes, etc.; stubborn; obstinate: an unregenerate reactionary.
not reformed; wicked; sinful; profligate; dissolute: an unregenerate way of life.
noun
an unregenerate person.
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Origin of unregenerate

First recorded in 1605鈥15; un-1 + regenerate

OTHER WORDS FROM unregenerate

un路re路gen路er路a路cy [uhn-ri-jen-er-uh-see], /藢蕦n r瑟藞d蕭蓻n 蓹r 蓹 si/, nounun路re路gen路er路ate路ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for unregenerate

unregenerate
/ (藢蕦nr瑟藞d蕭蓻n蓹r瑟t) /

adjective Also: unregenerated
unrepentant; unreformed
obstinately adhering to one's own views
noun
an unregenerate person

Derived forms of unregenerate

unregeneracy, noununregenerately, adverb
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