HyperDic: irreverence

English > 2 senses of the word irreverence:
NOUNcognitionirreverencean irreverent mental attitude
actirreverence, violationa disrespectful act
irreverence > pronunciation
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > irreverence: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningAn irreverent mental attitude.
NarrowerprofanenessAn attitude of irreverence or contempt / contempt for a divinity
Broaderattitude, mental attitudeA complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways / ways
OppositereverenceA reverent mental attitude
Adjectivesirreverentnot revering god
English > irreverence: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA disrespectful act.
Narrowerprofanation, desecration, blasphemy, sacrilegeblasphemous behavior
Broaderevil, immorality, wickedness, iniquitymorally objectionable behavior
Spanishirreverencia, transgresión, violación
Catalanirreverència, transgressió, violació
Adjectivesirreverentshowing lack of due respect or veneration

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