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Agnostic vs. Atheist

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  • Agnostic (adjective)

    Of or relating to agnosticism or its adherents.

    "His agnostic viewpoint is summarized in his book."

  • Agnostic (adjective)

    Doubtful or uncertain about the existence or demonstrability of God or other deity.

    "She left the church when she became agnostic."

  • Agnostic (adjective)

    Of a software polymorphic; modular; pluggable

    "The socket communications layer is agnostic with regard to its underlying transport mechanism -- it is “transport-agnostic”."

  • Agnostic (adjective)

    Having no firmly held opinions on an issue or matter of uncertainty.

    "I'm agnostic on whether ethanol is a green fuel."

    "He says he's agnostic concerning the Secretary's claims."

  • Agnostic (noun)

    A person who holds to a form of agnosticism, especially uncertainty of the existence of a deity.

  • Atheist (noun)

    A person who does not believe in deities.

  • Atheist (noun)

    A person who believes that no deities exist one who has no other religious belief.

  • Atheist (noun)

    A person who rejects belief that any deities exist (whether or not that person believes that deities do not exist).

  • Atheist (noun)

    A person who does not believe in a particular deity (or any deity in a particular pantheon), notwithstanding that they may believe in another deity.

  • Atheist (adjective)

    Of or relating to atheists or atheism; atheistic.

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Oxford Dictionary
  • Agnostic (adjective)

    Professing ignorance; involving no dogmatic; pertaining to or involving agnosticism.

  • Agnostic (noun)

    One who professes ignorance, or denies that we have any knowledge, save of phenomena; one who supports agnosticism, neither affirming nor denying the existence of a personal Deity, a future life, etc.

  • Atheist (noun)

    One who disbelieves or denies the existence of a God, or supreme intelligent Being.

  • Atheist (noun)

    A godless person.

Webster Dictionary
  • Agnostic (noun)

    a person who doubts truth of religion

  • Agnostic (adjective)

    uncertain of all claims to knowledge

  • Atheist (noun)

    someone who denies the existence of god

  • Atheist (adjective)

    related to or characterized by or given to atheism;

    "atheist leanings"

Princeton's WordNet

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