Definition of sacrilegious in English:

sacrilegious

Line breaks: sac¦ri|le¦gious
Pronunciation: /ˌsakrɪˈlɪdʒəs
 
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adjective

Derivatives

sacrilegiously

Pronunciation: /-ˈlɪdʒəsli/
adverb
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  • In the cavernous inside of the old church punters are sacrilegiously swilling breezers and spirits underneath the enormous pulpit from which fire and brimstone used to spit.
  • His current fixations are his latest, sacrilegiously monikered band, The New Beatles (their namesakes were bigger than Jesus, weren't they?).
  • Even the richly embroidered crimson tapestry on which Agamemnon sacrilegiously treads is at best suitable for cutting up into dishcloths.

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