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Atheist vs. Theist — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Atheist and Theist

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Atheist

Disbelief in or denial of the existence of God or gods.
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Theist

Belief in the existence of a god or gods, especially belief in a personal God as creator and ruler of the world.
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Atheist

(religion) A person who does not believe in deities.
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Theist

One who believes in the existence of a god or gods.
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Atheist

(narrowly) A person who believes that no deities exist one who has no other religious belief.
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Theist

One who believes in the existence of a God; especially, one who believes in a personal God; - opposed to atheist.
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Atheist

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

One who believes in the existence of a god or gods
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Atheist

(loosely) A person who has no belief in any deities, such as a person who has no concept of deities.
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Theist

Of or relating to theism
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Atheist

(uncommon) 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.
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Atheist

(proscribed) A person who does not believe in any religion (not even a religion without gods)
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Atheist

Of or relating to atheists or atheism; atheistic.
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Atheist

To make someone an atheist.
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Atheist

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

A godless person.
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Atheist

Someone who denies the existence of god
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Atheist

Related to or characterized by or given to atheism;
Atheist leanings
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