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desecrate

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  • verbabuse, violate
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Synonyms for desecrate

verb abuse, violate
  • defile
  • dishonor
  • pervert
  • pillage
  • profane
  • ravage
  • befoul
  • blaspheme
  • contaminate
  • desolate
  • despoil
  • devastate
  • devour
  • pollute
  • prostitute
  • sack
  • spoil
  • waste
  • commit sacrilege
  • depredate
  • make lose face
  • mess up
  • spoliate

Antonyms for desecrate

  • honor
  • protect
  • purify
  • build
  • clean
  • construct
  • help
  • improve
  • save
  • praise
  • sanctify
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to desecrate

abuse

verb. physically hurt or injure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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