Definitions for desecration

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  1. profanation, desecration, blasphemy, sacrilege(noun)

    blasphemous behavior; the act of depriving something of its sacred character

    "desecration of the Holy Sabbath"

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  1. desecration(Noun)

    An act of disrespect or impiety towards something considered sacred.

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  1. Desecration(noun)

    the act of desecrating; profanation; condition of anything desecrated

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  1. Desecration

    Desecration is the act of depriving something of its sacred character, or the disrespectful or contemptuous treatment of that which is held to be sacred or holy by a group or individual.

Anagrams of desecration »

  1. considerate

  2. decreations

Translations for desecration

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • оскверняванеBulgarian
  • Profanation, Profanierung, Entweihung, Schändung, EntheiligungGerman
  • βεβήλωσηGreek
  • häpäiseminen, häväistys, häpäisyFinnish
  • profanationFrench
  • mì-choisrigeadhScottish Gaelic
  • 冒涜Japanese
  • ontheiliging, heiligschennisDutch
  • zbeszczeszczenie, profanacjaPolish
  • осквернение, профанация, надругательствоRussian

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