Pagan

Adjective

  • (by extension, pejorative) Savage, immoral, uncivilized, wild.
  • Relating to, characteristic of or adhering to non-Abrahamist religions, especially earlier polytheism.

    "Many converted societies transformed their pagan deities into saints."

Noun

  • (by extension) (perjoritive, politically incorrect) An uncivilized or unsocialized person
  • A person not adhering to any major or recognized religion, especially a heathen or non-Abrahamist, follower of a pantheistic or nature-worshipping religion, neopagan.

    "This community has a surprising number of pagans."

  • (perjoritive, politically incorrect) Especially an unruly, badly educated child.

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