Insulting or hurtful language, especially when used to threaten or demoralize:
Profanity is defined as vulgar or obscene language or behavior.
The definition of a sacrilege is a desecration or violation of something that is held sacred.
The act of reviling, ridiculing, or being disrespectful or irreverent of, by words or conduct, God, religion, a religious doctrine, a religious icon, or anything considered sacred. A crime under the common law if the blasphemy was directed towards Christianity or Christian doctrine and icons and is still a statutory crime (although rarely enforced) in many states.
A religious belief opposed to the orthodox doctrines of a church; esp., such a belief specifically denounced by the church
(Theology) Deliberate disobedience to the known will of God.
A desecrating or being desecrated
The act of breaching the law; contravening a duty or right.
An act of disrespect or impiety toward something regarded as sacred
Find another word for profanation. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for profanation, like: abuse, profanity, impiety, sacrilege, blasphemy, heresy, sin, desecration, violation, sacred and apostacy.