profanatory

adjective
pro·​fa·​na·​to·​ry | \ prō-ˈfa-nə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce profanatory (audio) , prə-, -ˈfā- How to pronounce profanatory (audio) \

Definition of profanatory

: tending to profane : desecrating

First Known Use of profanatory

1815, in the meaning defined above

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“Profanatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/profanatory. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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