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profanation

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  1. an act of great disrespect shown to God or to sacred ideas, people, or things the First Book of the Maccabees tells of the profanation of the temple of Jerusalem by Antiochus IV Epiphanes in 167 b.c. Synonyms of profanation defilement, desecration, impiety, irreverence, blasphemy, sacrilegeWords Related to profanation cursing, profanity, swearing; affront, insult; violation; contamination, corruption, debasement, pollution; sin, trespassNear Antonyms of profanation consecration, purification, sanctification; reverence, venerationAntonyms of profanation adoration, glorification, worship


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to praise usually to excess

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