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Synonyms for unholy
ʌnˈhoʊ li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unholy, unhallowed(adj)

    not hallowed or consecrated

    Synonyms:
    wicked, infernal, fiendish, satanic, hellish, sinful, demonic, diabolic, unhallowed, diabolical

    Antonyms:
    sacred, righteous, consecrated, Blessed, holy, hallowed, sanctified, blessed, good, beatified

  2. demonic, diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, hellish, infernal, satanic, unholy(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    blasted, mephistophelian, wicked, infernal, damned, diabolic, deuced, beastly, hellish, satanic, blamed, damn, goddam, goddamned, blessed, unhallowed, blame, god-awful, demonic, darned, diabolical, goddamn, sinful, fiendish, mephistophelean, devilish

    Antonyms:
    blessed, holy, Blessed, sacred, sanctified, consecrated, righteous, good, hallowed, beatified

  3. sinful, unholy, wicked(adj)

    having committed unrighteous acts

    "a sinful person"

    Synonyms:
    satanic, diabolic, revolting, foul, implike, repellent, arch, unhallowed, distasteful, demonic, iniquitous, diabolical, severe, sinful, pixilated, fiendish, loathly, disgusting, skanky, repelling, infernal, loathsome, prankish, extraordinary, yucky, wicked, ungodly, terrible, impish, hellish, mischievous, puckish, disgustful, over-the-top, repellant

    Antonyms:
    Blessed, hallowed, righteous, good, beatified, consecrated, holy, sacred, sanctified, blessed

Wiktionary

  1. unholy(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    holy

  2. unholy(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    holy

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unholy

    Synonyms:
    abominable, common, cursed, impure, polluted, secular, unconsecrated, unhallowed, unsanctified, wicked, worldly

    Antonyms:
    blessed, consecrated, devoted, divine, hallowed, holy, sacred, saintly, set apart

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unholy(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unhallowed, unsanctified, profane

  2. unholy(a.)

    Synonyms:
    undevout, irreligious, ungodly, impious, irreverent, wicked, sinful, blasphemous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    impure, unnatural, godless, ungodly, diabolical, unclean, immoral, sinful

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