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English definition of “infidel”

infidel

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈɪn.fɪ.dəl/ us    /-fə.del/ old use disapproving
(used especially between Christians and Muslims) someone who does not have the same religious beliefs as the person speaking: He lived among infidels/the infidel. infidel armiesBelievers and non-believersSupporters, members and defenders
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