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desacralize

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verb de·sa·cral·ize \(ˌ)dē-ˈsā-krə-ˌlīz, -ˈsa-\

Definition of desacralize

de·sa·cral·izedde·sa·cral·iz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to divest of sacred qualities or status

de·sa·cral·i·za·tion play \(ˌ)dē-ˌsā-krə-lī-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsa-\ noun


Examples of desacralize

  1. <deplores how contemporary society has desacralized and trivialized the celebration of Christmas>



1911

First Known Use of desacralize

1911


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