Part of speech:
A profaning or being profaned; desecration; defilement
A desecrating or being desecrated
The definition of blasphemy is saying something concerning God that is very disrespectful.
An impious act or remark
A breaking of the law; an infraction; a transgression.
An opinion or a doctrine at variance with established religious beliefs, especially dissension from or denial of Roman Catholic dogma by a professed believer or baptized church member.
Being a hypocrite:
Lacking or exhibiting a lack of reverence; disrespectful.
The definition of profane is something that is obscene or contrary to religious teachings.
Lack of righteousness or justice; wickedness
Lack of reverence or due respect.
Religious devotion and reverence.
A feeling of profound awe and respect and often love.
Courteous expressions of regard
An act of disrespect or impiety toward something regarded as sacred
- Desecration implies a removal of the sacredness of some object or place, as by defiling or polluting it
- Profanation suggests a lack of reverence or a positive contempt for things regarded as sacred
- Sacrilege implies a violation of something sacred, as by appropriating to oneself or to a secular use something that has been dedicated to a religious purpose
Find another word for sacrilege. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sacrilege, like: profanation, desecration, blasphemy, impiety, curse, violation, heresy, blasphemous, hypocritical, impious and irreverent.