Definitions of profane:
  • verb:   violate the sacred character of a place or language
    Example: "Profane the name of God"
  • verb:   corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
  • adjective:   not holy because unconsecrated or impure or defiled
  • adjective:   not sacred or concerned with religion
    Example: "Sacred and profane music"
  • adjective:   grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred
    Example: "Profane utterances against the Church"
  • adjective:   characterized by profanity or cursing
    Example: "Profane words"

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