Definitions for deist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deist, freethinker(adj)

    a person who believes that God created the universe and then abandoned it

  2. deist, deistic(adj)

    of or relating to deism

Wiktionary

  1. deist(Noun)

    A person who believes in deism.

  2. deist(Adjective)

    Of or relating to deism.

    The deistical or antichristian scheme. uE000220547uE001 I. Watts.

  3. Origin: From deiste, from deista, from Deus + -ista.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deist(noun)

    one who believes in the existence of a God, but denies revealed religion; a freethinker

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