desacralize

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

Definition of desacralize

desacralized

;

desacralizing

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

desacralization

play \(ˌ)dē-ˌsā-krə-lī-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsa-\ noun

Examples of desacralize in a sentence

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

1911

First Known Use of desacralize

1911


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