Sacrilege

noun. Disrespect to something regarded as sacred.

Synonyms

Desecration

Blasphemy

Profanity

Impiety

Antonyms

Piety

Religious

Respectful

Holy

Solemn

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Sentences

The defacing of religious structures can be considered sacrilege.

The music purists considered the new artist's rendition of a classic song to be sacrilege.

Some people considered tombstone rubbings to be an example of sacrilege.

John's sacrilegious ways alienated many of his friends.