Definitions for unholyʌnˈhoʊ li

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unholy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unholy, unhallowed(adj)

    not hallowed or consecrated

  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"

  3. sinful, unholy, wicked(adj)

    having committed unrighteous acts

    "a sinful person"

Wiktionary

  1. unholy(Adjective)

    Something that is evil, impure, or otherwise perverted.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unholy(adj)

    not holy; unhallowed; not consecrated; hence, profane; wicked; impious

Freebase

  1. Unholy

    Unholy is a 2005 album by British musician Martin Grech.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Burgess:

    Unfortunately, it's an unholy mix.

  2. Marco Rubio:

    I think this is what's wrong with Washington -- what I call the unholy alliance between the Right and the Left, neither of which seem to be too concerned with the deficit.

  3. Rabbi Harold Kushner:

    Everything that God created is potentially holy, and our task as humans is to find that holiness in seemingly unholy situations. When we can do this, we will have learned to nurture our souls.


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