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1. desecrate

verb. ['dɛzəˈkreɪt, dɛsəˈkreɪt'] violate the sacred character of a place or language.

Synonyms

  • assail
  • profane
  • assault
  • violate
  • attack
  • outrage

Antonyms

  • unworldly
  • holy
  • clean
  • reverent

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Example sentences of the word desecrate


1. Verb, base form
Asian cultures, particularly within China, consider it taboo to desecrate any symbol of the dragon.

2. desecrate

verb. ['dɛzəˈkreɪt, dɛsəˈkreɪt'] remove the consecration from a person or an object.

Synonyms

  • change by reversal
  • deconsecrate
  • turn
  • unhallow

Antonyms

  • defend
  • praise
  • heavenly
  • sacred
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