Definitions for unholy

Definitions for (adj) unholy

Main entry: diabolic, diabolical, demonic, fiendish, unholy, satanic, infernal, hellish

Definition: extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell

Usage: something demonic in him--something that could be cruel; fires lit up a diabolic scene; diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils; a fiendish despot; hellish torture; infernal instruments of war; satanic cruelty; unholy grimaces

Main entry: wicked, unholy, sinful

Definition: having committed unrighteous acts

Usage: a sinful person

Main entry: unhallowed, unholy

Definition: not hallowed or consecrated

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