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blasphemous

adjective blas·phe·mous \ˈblas-fə-məs\

Definition of BLASPHEMOUS

:  impiously irreverent :  profane
blas·phe·mous·ly adverb
blas·phe·mous·ness noun

Examples of BLASPHEMOUS

  1. <Catholics used to believe that anyone but a priest touching a consecrated wafer was blasphemous.>

First Known Use of BLASPHEMOUS

15th century

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