Definitions for desecration

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Princeton's WordNet

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

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

    "desecration of the Holy Sabbath"

Wiktionary

  1. desecration(Noun)

    An act of disrespect or impiety towards something considered sacred.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Desecration(noun)

    the act of desecrating; profanation; condition of anything desecrated

Freebase

  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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