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Word: desecrate

Definition: profane; violate the sanctity of


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::: brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
::: wizardry - sorcery; magic
::: understate - state with less truth than seems warranted by the facts; Ex. He understated the seriousness of the crime; N. understatement; OP. overstate
::: aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
::: bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
::: malaise - uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)
::: stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
::: supplicant - one who supplicates; ADJ.
::: inalienable - not to be taken away; nontransferable; Ex. inalienable rights
::: skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.