Desecrate Definition

dĕsĭ-krāt
desecrated, desecrates, desecrating
verb
desecrated, desecrates, desecrating
To take away the sacredness of; treat as not sacred; profane.
Webster's New World
To harm or insult a sacred thing.
Webster's New World Law
To inappropriately change.
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Origin of Desecrate

  • From de- + stem of consecrate.

    From Wiktionary

  • de– (con)secrate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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