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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Blasphemous behavior.

Usage examples (4)
  • I wonder if Muslims will protest about the 'desecration' of the Qur'an when it is used to smuggle heroin.
  • Donahue likens the 'desecration' with a Professor inciting racism.
  • Riots in Jaffa as ultra-Orthodox Jews protest graves 'desecration'
  • However, your apparent lack of judgment concerning the Qur'an-desecration story left me appalled and, frankly, scared. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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