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 for atheistic
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Atheistic \A`the*is"tic\, Atheistical \A`the*is"tic*al\, a.
     1. Pertaining to, implying, or containing, atheism; --
        applied to things; as, atheistic doctrines, opinions, or
        [1913 Webster]
              Atheistical explications of natural effects.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Disbelieving the existence of a God; impious; godless; --
        applied to persons; as, an atheistic writer. --
        A`the*is"tic*al*ly, adv. -- A`the*is"tic*al*ness, n.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: rejecting any belief in gods [syn: atheistic,
             atheistical, unbelieving]
      2: related to or characterized by or given to atheism; "atheist
         leanings" [syn: atheist, atheistic, atheistical]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  39 Moby Thesaurus words for "atheistic":
     apostate, atheist, backsliding, blasphemous, disbelieving,
     faithless, fallen, fallen from grace, gentile, goyish, heathen,
     impious, infidel, infidelic, irreligious, irreverent, lapsed,
     minimifidian, misbelieving, non-Christian, non-Jewish,
     non-Mohammedan, non-Mormon, non-Moslem, non-Muhammadan, non-Muslim,
     nullifidian, pagan, profanatory, profane, recidivist, recidivistic,
     recreant, renegade, sacrilegious, unbelieving, unchristian,
     uncircumcised, undutiful

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