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3 definitions found
 for unholy
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  unholy \un*ho"ly\ ([u^]n*h[=o]"l[y^]), a.
     Not holy; unhallowed; not consecrated; hence, profane;
     wicked; impious. -- un*ho"li*ly, adv. -- un*ho"li*ness,
     n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  unholy
      adj 1: not hallowed or consecrated [syn: unholy, unhallowed]
             [ant: holy]
      2: extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting
         hell; "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" [syn: demonic,
         diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, hellish, infernal,
         satanic, unholy]
      3: having committed unrighteous acts; "a sinful person" [syn:
         sinful, unholy, wicked]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  35 Moby Thesaurus words for "unholy":
     amiss, barbarous, blamable, blameful, censurable, culpable,
     fleshly, godless, guilty, impious, irreligious, irreverent,
     mundane, nonsacred, profane, reprehensible, reprobate, secular,
     sinful, temporal, un-Christly, unangelic, unblessed, unchristian,
     uncivilized, unconscionable, ungodly, unhallowed, unregenerate,
     unrighteous, unsacred, unsaintly, unsanctified, wicked, worldly
  
  

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