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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that unworthily or irreverently uses holy persons, places, or things.

Usage examples (27)
  • This symbolical seal we are told was sacrilegiously used by the
  • Their religious beliefs can be openly, sacrilegiously mocked with impunity.
  • Sometimes he wondered sacrilegiously if Mitra actually had a sense of humor.
  • Arian bishop to his son, for him to receive sacrilegiously the consecrated Communion at his hands. for more
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