What does profaned mean?

Definitions for profaned
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. profaned, violatedadjective

    treated irreverently or sacrilegiously

Wiktionary

  1. profanedadjective

    Treated with irreverence or lacking due respect.

    Etymology: From the past and past participle of the verb profane.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Profaned

    of Profane

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of profaned in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of profaned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of profaned in a Sentence

  1. John Calvin:

    Without Christ, sciences in every department are vain....The man who knows not God is vain, though he should be conversant with every branch of learning. Nay more, we may affirm this too with truth, that these choice gifts of God -- expertness of mind, acuteness of judgment, liberal sciences, and acquaintance with languages, are in a manner profaned in every instance in which they fall to the lot of wicked men.

  2. John Donne:

    Love was as subtly caught, as a disease; But being got it is a treasure sweet, which to defend is harder than to get: And ought not be profaned on either part, for though 'Tis got by chance, 'Tis kept by art.

  3. Communist Manifesto:

    All that is solid melts into air, all that is holy is profaned, and man is at last compelled to face with sober senses his real conditions of life, and his relations with his kind.

  4. John Donne:

    Love was as subtly caught, as a disease; But being got it is a treasure sweet, which to defend is harder than to get: And ought not be profaned on either part, for though 'Tis got by chance, 'Tis kept by art.

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