profane

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Hypernyms for profane

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Definitions for profane

  • adjective - characterized by profanity or cursing; "foul-mouthed and blasphemous"; "blue language"; "profane words"
  • adjective - grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred; "blasphemous rites of a witches' Sabbath"; "profane utterances against the Church"; "it is sacrilegious to enter with shoes on"
  • adjective - not holy because unconsecrated or impure or defiled
  • adjective - not concerned with or devoted to religion; "sacred and profane music"; "secular drama"; "secular architecture"
  • verb - violate the sacred character of a place or language; "desecrate a cemetery"; "violate the sanctity of the church"; "profane the name of God"
  • verb - corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality; "debauch the young people with wine and women"; "Socrates was accused of corrupting young men"; "Do school counselors subvert young children?"; "corrupt the morals"
  • Pronounciation of profane

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    Synonyms for profane

    unconsecrated blasphemous unsanctified blue secular sacrilegious outrage subvert debase violate demoralize vitiate corrupt demoralise deprave pervert debauch misdirect desecrate

    Antonyms for profane

    sacred

    Holonyms for profane

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    Hyponyms for profane

    poison carnalise bastardize sensualize infect bastardise sensualise lead off suborn carnalize lead astray

    Meronyms for profane

    No meronyms found for profane.

    Sounds like profane

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