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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the quality of not being devout;
[syn: irreligiousness, irreligion]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Irreligion \Ir`re*li"gion\, n. [L. irreligio: cf. F. irr['e]ligion. See In- not, and Religion.] The state of being irreligious; lack of religion; impiety. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

irreligion n 1: the quality of not being devout [syn: irreligiousness, irreligion]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

23 Moby Thesaurus words for "irreligion": apostasy, atheism, backsliding, desertion, fall from grace, godlessness, impiety, impiousness, irreverence, lapse, lapse from grace, recidivism, recreancy, sinfulness, un-Christliness, unangelicalness, unchristianliness, undutifulness, ungodliness, unholiness, unrighteousness, unsaintliness, wickedness
The Devil's Dictionary (1881-1906):

IRRELIGION, n. The principal one of the great faiths of the world.