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Definition 1: remove the consecration from a person or an object - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for desecrate in the sense of this definition

(desecrate is a kind of ...) change to the contrary

"The trend was reversed" "the tides turned against him" "public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern"

Samples where desecrate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • desecrate a cemetery
  • violate the sanctity of the church
  • profane the name of God

Synonyms for desecrate in the sense of this definition

(desecrate is a kind of ...) attack someone physically or emotionally

"The mugger assaulted the woman" "Nightmares assailed him regularly"

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