HyperDic: sacrilegious

English > 1 sense of the word sacrilegious:
ADJECTIVEallsacrilegious, blasphemous, profanegrossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred
sacrilegious > pronunciation
Rhymesabyss ... worthiness: 194 rhymes with ihs...
English > sacrilegious: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaninggrossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred.
Example "it is sacrilegious to enter with shoes on"
Synonymsblasphemous, profane
Broaderirreverentshowing lack of due respect or veneration
Spanishblasfemo, irreverente, sacrílego
Nounssacrilegeblasphemous behavior
sacrilegiousnessprofaneness by virtue of committing sacrilege
Adverbssacrilegiouslyin a sacrilegious manner

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