Definition of Agnosticism in English :

Define Agnosticism in English

Agnosticism meaning in English

Meaning of Agnosticism in English

Pronunciation of Agnosticism in English

Agnosticism pronunciation in English

Pronounce Agnosticism in English


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1. agnosticism

a religious orientation of doubt; a denial of ultimate knowledge of the existence of God

Example Sentences:
'agnosticism holds that you can neither prove nor disprove God's existence'

2. agnosticism, scepticism, skepticism

the disbelief in any claims of ultimate knowledge

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of agnosticism
the doctrine of agnostics
see also atheism

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see synonyms of agnosticism
1. The doctrine that certainty about first principles or absolute truth is unattainable and that only perceptual phenomena are objects of exact knowledge.
2. The belief that the existence or nonexistence of a deity or deities cannot be known with certainty.

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