Definition of blasphemy in English:
noun (plural blasphemies)[mass noun]
The action or offence of speaking sacrilegiously about God or sacred things; profane talk: he was detained on charges of blasphemy [count noun]: he was screaming incomprehensible blasphemies
More example sentences
- That we can still think of wringing out a song from all this is worse than heresy, blasphemy, sacrilege.
- A child from a Christian home can be put in an embarrassing situation if asked to read aloud a passage including swear words and blasphemy.
- This would lead one to believe that religion and bigotry are identical, but this would be blasphemy against religion.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan