What are some opposite words for religious?

Antonyms for religious
rɪˈlɪdʒ əs

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term religious.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. religious(adj)

    a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience

    Antonyms:
    unbelieving, nonchurchgoing, heathen, lapsed, nonobservant, atheistic, profane, ethnic, heathenish, atheistical, secular, pagan, irreligious, unscrupulous

  2. religious, spiritual(adj)

    concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church

    "religious texts"; "a member of a religious order"; "lords temporal and spiritual"; "spiritual leaders"; "spiritual songs"

    Antonyms:
    irreligious, secular, nonobservant, nonchurchgoing, unbelieving, heathenish, atheistic, pagan, ethnic, atheistical, profane, heathen, lapsed, unscrupulous

    Synonyms:
    ghostly, spiritual, spectral, apparitional, unearthly, phantasmal, ghostlike

  3. religious(adj)

    having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity

    "a religious man"; "religious attitude"

    Antonyms:
    secular, atheistic, unscrupulous, nonchurchgoing, unbelieving, nonobservant, pagan, irreligious, profane, heathenish, ethnic, atheistical, heathen, lapsed

    Synonyms:
    spiritual

  4. religious(adj)

    of or relating to clergy bound by monastic vows

    "the religious or regular clergy conducts the service"

    Antonyms:
    secular, nonobservant, heathen, lapsed, atheistical, heathenish, unbelieving, atheistic, pagan, profane, ethnic, unscrupulous, nonchurchgoing, irreligious

    Synonyms:
    spiritual

  5. religious(adj)

    extremely scrupulous and conscientious

    "religious in observing the rules of health"

    Antonyms:
    atheistical, unscrupulous, secular, unbelieving, pagan, heathen, profane, ethnic, atheistic, lapsed, nonobservant, heathenish, irreligious, nonchurchgoing

    Synonyms:
    spiritual

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. religious

    Antonyms:
    impious, ungodly, undevout, sacrilegious, blasphemous, sceptical, profane

    Synonyms:
    pious, godly, devout, devotional, divine, holy, sacred

How to use religious in a sentence?

  1. Haji Agha Lalai:

    He is a simple religious cleric.

  2. President Obama:

    We don’t have religious tests here.

  3. Daniel Mark:

    Religious nationalism is on the rise.

  4. Pope Francis:

    Religious and human. This is not human.

  5. David Curry:

    We believe in religious freedom for all.

How to pronounce religious?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say religious in sign language?

  1. religious

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2235religious
#4285ethnic
#11941pagan
#12654secular
#32543profane
#33116heathen
#40826unscrupulous
#41863lapsed
#42312sceptical
#52664ungodly
#63931blasphemous
#76895atheistic
#91005unbelieving
#92325impious
#127982sacrilegious
#155261irreligious

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