Definition Of unholy


sinful; wicked.

It was difficult for a man considering all kinds of violence sinful to conceive that there did exist some use for it in the universe which was not unholy and sacrilegious.

Example Of unholy

  • A person feels a spark of holiness, has an inspiring experience, yearns momentarily for something more, but then does something unholy , or simply comes home and turns on the TV.

  • A person will be judged unholy if he does not have money, and hypocrisy will be accepted as virtue.

  • After this exhibition of my unholy uncertainties, you may be wondering what I'm leading to - or even why I'm a Christian at all.

  • an unholy alliance between economic and political power

  • And a bunch of kids, probably cadets or something, are standing in the middle of this unholy mess and holding up handwritten signs indicating which way to turn to get where.

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