implies a general skepticism or disinclination to believe
suggests a positive refusal to believe an assertion, theory, etc. she listened with disbelief to his ridiculous accusations
implies merely a lack of belief, as because of insufficient evidence, esp. in matters of religion or faith
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By making religion hard it made it odious, and thus prepared the way for unbelief.
Had he repented of his unbelief?
On the speculative side, Ramanuja also met Sankara's strictly monistic theory by another recognizing Vishnu as identical with Brahma as the Supreme Spirit animating the material world as well as the individual souls which have become estranged from God through unbelief, and can only attain again conscious union with him through devotion or love (bhakti).
It should be observed that examples have been given of every kind of mighty work referred to in the reply of Jesus to the messengers of the Baptist; and that in the discourse which follows their departure the perversity and unbelief of the people generally are condemned, and the faith of the humble-minded is contrasted therewith.