heathenish definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to heathens.
    • Uncouth; barbarous.
    • Sort-of or somewhat like a heathen.
    • Of or related to the heathen; resembling or characteristic of heathens.
    • Rude; uncivilized; savage; cruel.
    • Irreligious.
    • perhaps not acknowledging the God of Christianity and Judaism and Islam
  • others:
    • Of or regarding gentiles or pagans; characteristic of or practised because of the heathen: as, heathenish rites.
    • For this reason Uncivilized; uncultured; rude; savage; degraded; harsh.

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