Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “unchristian”

See all translations

unchristian

adjective uk   /ʌnˈkrɪs.tjən/ us  
not good, kind, or showing any care for other people; not showing the qualities expected of a Christian: We quarrelled with unchristian ferocity.
Translations of “unchristian”
in Chinese (Traditional) 違反基督教禮俗常規的, 殘忍的, 無仁慈心的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 违反基督教礼俗常规的, 残忍的, 无仁慈心的…
(Definition of unchristian from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of unchristian?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

sail

When a boat or a ship sails, it travels on the water.

Word of the Day

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More