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Definition 1: grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • blasphemous rites of a witches' Sabbath
  • profane utterances against the Church
  • it is sacrilegious to enter with shoes on

Synonyms for sacrilegious in the sense of this definition

(sacrilegious is similar to ...) showing lack of due respect or veneration

"irreverent scholars mocking sacred things" "noisy irreverent tourists"

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