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unholy

un·ho·ly

unholy

 
pronunciation:
uhn ho li
features:
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: unholier, unholiest
definition 1: not holy or sacred.
antonyms:
holy
definition 2: wicked, sinful, or depraved.
the maniac's unholy laughter
antonyms:
holy
similar words:
sinful
definition 3: (informal) very disagreeable or outrageous.
Your desk is an unholy mess.
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derivations: unholily (adv.), unholiness (n.)