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desecration

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of desecration

  1. an act of great disrespect shown to God or to sacred ideas, people, or things <the communicants were aghast at the desecration of the altar> Synonyms defilement, blasphemy, impiety, irreverence, profanation, sacrilegeRelated Words cursing, profanity, swearing; affront, insult; violation; contamination, corruption, debasement, pollution; sin, trespassNear Antonyms consecration, purification, sanctification; reverence, venerationAntonyms adoration, glorification, worship





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