What is another word for blaspheme?

1422 synonyms found


[ blasfˈiːm], [ blasfˈiːm], [ b_l_a_s_f_ˈiː_m]

Related words: blasphemous, blasphemers, blasphemy, irreverent, irreverently, impious, ineffable, profane, profanation

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    Synonyms for Blaspheme:

    How to use "Blaspheme" in context?

    There are few words that have the same taint and stigma attached to them as "blasphemy." It is a term that is used to describe conduct that offends or insults the divine, and it can carry with it severe legal penalties. While blasphemy has always been seen as a uniquely offensive behavior, its history extends back to antiquity. In English law, blasphemy is criminalized at Section 5 of the Offences Against the Person Act 1861, which states that "whoever insults any sacred person, either verbally or by writing, with intent to affront their religion or to blaspheme their Maker, shall be guilty of a misdemeanour.

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