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Of or relating to the material world; worldly:
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  1. Of or relating to the material world; worldly:
  2. Of, relating to, or limited by time:
  3. Secular or lay; civil:
Existing or lasting only a short time; short-lived or temporary:
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  1. Existing or lasting only a short time; short-lived or temporary:
  2. Of a passing nature; not enduring or permanent; temporary, fleeting, or ephemeral; transient
Passing quickly or soon; fleeting; ephemeral
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  1. Passing quickly or soon; fleeting; ephemeral
  2. Staying only for a short time
Impious or immoral:
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  1. Impious or immoral:
  2. Impious; wicked
  3. Having no god:
Contrary to religious beliefs and practices.
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  1. Contrary to religious beliefs and practices.
  2. Having no relation to religion; nonreligious.
That is or involves sacrilege
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  1. That is or involves sacrilege
  2. Guilty of sacrilege
  3. Committing sacrilege or characterized by sacrilege.
To deprive of something valuable, especially by force; rob:
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  1. To deprive of something valuable, especially by force; rob:
  2. To ruin, especially by destroying or removing what is valuable:
  3. To deprive of something of value by or as by force; rob; plunder
To make filthy; dirty; soil
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  1. To make filthy; dirty; soil
  2. To entangle or run against so as to impede motion.
  3. To cast aspersions upon; speak badly of.
To assail with scornful or abusive language; vituperate.
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  1. To assail with scornful or abusive language; vituperate.
  2. To use abusive or contemptuous language in speaking to or about; call bad names
To reject or refuse with derision:
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  1. To reject or refuse with derision:
  2. To consider or treat as contemptible or unworthy:
  3. To consider or reject (doing something) as beneath one's dignity:
To mimic or resemble closely:
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  1. To mimic or resemble closely:
  2. To hold up to scorn or contempt; ridicule
  3. In a false or insincere manner
To speak blasphemy.
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  1. To speak blasphemy.
  2. To speak irreverently or profanely of or to (God or sacred things)
  3. To curse or revile
To promise or pledge with a solemn oath; vow:
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  1. To promise or pledge with a solemn oath; vow:
  2. To declare solemnly in the name of God or of something held sacred
  3. To declare or affirm solemnly by invoking a deity or a sacred person or thing:
To swear at; use profane, blasphemous, or obscene language against
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  1. To swear at; use profane, blasphemous, or obscene language against
  2. To call evil or injury down on; damn
  3. To utter a curse or curses; swear; blaspheme
To curse or curse at.
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  1. To curse or curse at.
  2. To curse; swear (at)
Characterized by blasphemy; irreverent or profane
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  1. Characterized by blasphemy; irreverent or profane
  2. Constituting blasphemy.
  3. Committing or tending to commit blasphemy.
That is or involves sacrilege
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  1. That is or involves sacrilege
  2. Guilty of sacrilege
  3. Committing sacrilege or characterized by sacrilege.
Not of or belonging to a particular profession; nonprofessional:
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  1. Not of or belonging to a particular profession; nonprofessional:
  2. Not belonging to the clergy, but associated with them.
  3. Of, relating to, or involving the laity:
Worldly rather than spiritual:
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  1. Worldly rather than spiritual:
  2. Not relating to religion or to a religious body; nonreligious:
  3. Of or relating to worldly things as distinguished from things relating to church and religion; not sacred or religious; temporal; worldly
Of or near the temple or temples (of the head)
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  1. Of or near the temple or temples (of the head)
  2. Of, relating to, or limited by time:
  3. Secular or lay; civil:
Of or limited to this world; temporal or secular
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  1. Of or limited to this world; temporal or secular
  2. Concerned with human or earthly matters, physical as opposed to spiritual.
  3. Concerned with secular rather than sacred matters.
Like or fit for a barnyard; earthy, smutty, etc.
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  1. Like or fit for a barnyard; earthy, smutty, etc.
  2. Of or pertaining to a barnyard.
  3. Coarse or indecent:
Characteristic of a bawd; indecent or humorously coarse; lewd
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  1. Characteristic of a bawd; indecent or humorously coarse; lewd
  2. Humorously coarse; lewd or risqué:
Covering a wide scope; general:
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  1. Covering a wide scope; general:
  2. Full; open:
  3. Vulgar; ribald:
Rough, especially to the touch:
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  1. Rough, especially to the touch:
  2. Not fine or delicate in texture, structure, form, etc.; rough; harsh
  3. Lacking in delicacy or refinement:
Covered or marked with dirt or an unwanted substance; unclean.
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  1. Covered or marked with dirt or an unwanted substance; unclean.
  2. Not bright and clear in color; somewhat dull or drab. Often used in combination:
  3. Malicious or scandalous:
Licentious; obscene.
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  1. Licentious; obscene.
  2. Vulgar; obscene; scurrilous
Full of filth; disgustingly foul
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  1. Full of filth; disgustingly foul
  2. Vile; nasty:
  3. Covered or smeared with filth; disgustingly dirty.
Extremely dirty or impure; disgustingly filthy
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  1. Extremely dirty or impure; disgustingly filthy
  2. Entangled or enwrapped:
  3. (--- Baseball) Outside the foul lines:
Lacking fine distinctions or specific details
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  1. Lacking fine distinctions or specific details
  2. Broad; general:
  3. On a large scale; not fine or detailed:
(Obs.) Unlearned; ignorant
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  1. (Obs.) Unlearned; ignorant
  2. Preoccupied with sex and sexual desire; lustful.
  3. Showing, or intended to excite, lust or sexual desire, esp. in an offensive way; lascivious
Unpleasant or annoying:
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  1. Unpleasant or annoying:
  2. (--- Archaic) Dirty; filthy.
  3. Disgusting or repellent:
Exceptionally repugnant to the contemporary standards of decency and morality within the community; grossly obnoxious to the notions of acceptable behavior. Exceptionally repugnant to the contemporary standards of decency and morality within the community; grossly obnoxious to the notions of acceptable behavior.
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  1. Exceptionally repugnant to the contemporary standards of decency and morality within the community; grossly obnoxious to the notions of acceptable behavior. Exceptionally repugnant to the contemporary standards of decency and morality within the community; grossly obnoxious to the notions of acceptable behavior.
  2. (--- Law) Of or relating to materials that can be regulated or criminalized because their depiction of nudity, sex, or excretion is patently offensive and without artistic or scientific value.
  3. (Law) Designating or of books, films, etc. which when judged by contemporary community standards, are found to appeal to a prurient interest in sex, be patently offensive, and have no serious artistic, scientific, or social value
Characterized by or indulging in humor that is vulgar and lewd.
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  1. Characterized by or indulging in humor that is vulgar and lewd.
  2. Characterized by coarse or vulgar joking or mocking; esp., dealing with sex in a humorously earthy or direct way
Maliciously insulting; slanderous, libelous, etc.
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  1. Maliciously insulting; slanderous, libelous, etc.
  2. (Archaic) Characterized by indecent or abusive language; coarse; vulgar
  3. Given to the use of vulgar, coarse, or abusive language.
Pornographic or indecent
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  1. Pornographic or indecent
  2. Soiled with smut
  3. Affected with plant smut
Of, characteristic of, belonging to, or common to the great mass of people in general; common; popular
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  1. Of, characteristic of, belonging to, or common to the great mass of people in general; common; popular
  2. Characterized by a lack of culture, refinement, taste, restraint, sensitivity, etc.; coarse; crude; boorish
  3. Offensively excessive in self-display or expenditure; ostentatious:
Uninhibited. Used of sex.
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  1. Uninhibited. Used of sex.
  2. Grimy; unkempt:
  3. Of poor quality, appearance, etc.; dirty, cheap, sloppy, etc.
To have sexual intercourse with (a woman who is a virgin).
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  1. To have sexual intercourse with (a woman who is a virgin).
  2. To profane or sully (a reputation, for example).
  3. (Old-fashioned, Literary) To violate the chastity of; deflower
To inappropriately change.
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  1. To inappropriately change.
  2. To take away the sacredness of; treat as not sacred; profane
  3. To violate the sacredness of; profane.
To render impure or morally harmful; corrupt:
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  1. To render impure or morally harmful; corrupt:
  2. To contaminate (water, air, etc.) with harmful chemicals, waste material, etc.
  3. To make less suitable for an activity, especially by the introduction of unwanted factors:
To disregard or act in a manner that does not conform to (a law or promise, for example).
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  1. To disregard or act in a manner that does not conform to (a law or promise, for example).
  2. To disturb rudely or improperly; interrupt:
  3. To do harm to (property or qualities considered sacred); desecrate or defile.
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