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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (3)

1. not hallowed or consecrated;
[syn: unholy, unhallowed]

2. extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell;
- Example: "something demonic in him--something that could be cruel"
- Example: "fires lit up a diabolic scene"
- Example: "diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils"
- Example: "a fiendish despot"
- Example: "hellish torture"
- Example: "infernal instruments of war"
- Example: "satanic cruelty"
- Example: "unholy grimaces"
[syn: demonic, diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, hellish, infernal, satanic, unholy]

3. having committed unrighteous acts;
- Example: "a sinful person"
[syn: sinful, unholy, wicked]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

unholy \un*ho"ly\ ([u^]n*h[=o]"l[y^]), a. Not holy; unhallowed; not consecrated; hence, profane; wicked; impious. -- un*ho"li*ly, adv. -- un*ho"li*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

unholy adj 1: not hallowed or consecrated [syn: unholy, unhallowed] [ant: holy] 2: extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell; "something demonic in him--something that could be cruel"; "fires lit up a diabolic scene"; "diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils"; "a fiendish despot"; "hellish torture"; "infernal instruments of war"; "satanic cruelty"; "unholy grimaces" [syn: demonic, diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, hellish, infernal, satanic, unholy] 3: having committed unrighteous acts; "a sinful person" [syn: sinful, unholy, wicked]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

35 Moby Thesaurus words for "unholy": amiss, barbarous, blamable, blameful, censurable, culpable, fleshly, godless, guilty, impious, irreligious, irreverent, mundane, nonsacred, profane, reprehensible, reprobate, secular, sinful, temporal, un-Christly, unangelic, unblessed, unchristian, uncivilized, unconscionable, ungodly, unhallowed, unregenerate, unrighteous, unsacred, unsaintly, unsanctified, wicked, worldly