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English definition of “heathen”

heathen

adjective  /ˈhi·ðən/ disapproving us  
(used, esp. in the past, of people or their way of life, activities, and ideas) having no religion, or belonging to a religion that is not Christianity, Judaism, or Islam
heathen
noun [C]  /ˈhi·ðən/ (plural heathen or heathens) us  
disapproving Those folks are heathens.
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