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sacrilegious - desecrating; profane; N. sacrilege: desecration, misuse, or theft of something sacred
depreciate - lessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
mores - conventions; moral standards; moral customs
profane - violate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
celestial - heavenly