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1. irreverence

noun. ['ˌɪˈrɛvɝəns'] an irreverent mental attitude.

Synonyms

  • mental attitude
  • profaneness

Antonyms

  • goodness
  • inoffensive
  • morality

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Words that Rhyme with Irreverence

  • severance

Example sentences of the word irreverence


1. Noun, singular or mass
), and, dare we say: slight irreverence.

Quotes containing the word irreverence


1. It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
- Jacob Bronowski, The Ascent of Man

2. Irreverence is a most necessary ingredient of religion. Not to speak of its importance in philosophy. Irreverence is the only way left to us for testing our universe.
- Frank Herbert

2. irreverence

noun. ['ˌɪˈrɛvɝəns'] a disrespectful act.

Synonyms

  • evil
  • profanation
  • blasphemy
  • violation
  • immorality
  • sacrilege
  • wickedness
  • desecration

Antonyms

  • right
  • good
  • righteous
  • virtuous
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