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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Misuse or desecration of something holy.

Usage examples (9)
  • We have legalized confiscation, consecrated sacrilege, and condoned high treason.
  • Video: Martin Sullivan discusses 'sacrilege' at the gallery
  • Silvio Berlusconi accused of 'sacrilege' in communion row
  • Paying taxes 'sacrilege' for Pak's elite class, politicians for more
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