Thesaurus / desecrate
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
They took selfies as they smashed windows and doors, desecrated sacred objects and paraded through the Capitol rotunda.
Leg fractures and other damage to the mummy’s body hint that the mud wrap may have been used to restore the body after it was desecrated, potentially by tomb robbers.
AN ANCIENT EGYPTIAN MUMMY WAS WRAPPED IN AN UNUSUAL MUD SHELLMARIA TEMMINGFEBRUARY 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
It was no human remains that he was commanded to desecrate; the bones referred to were those of Mother Earth.
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
Do not neglect it; do not misuse it; before all things do not defile and desecrate it.
SERMONSJ. B. LIGHTFOOT
They used to have to stop miles away, as no engine was allowed to desecrate the holy city of Pekin.
You desecrate our sacred memories when you allow small suspicions and fears to enter your thoughts of me.
TANTEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
Proceeding straight up to the high altar, he bent his knee before the God whose name he was now so soon to desecrate.
THE SWEDISH REVOLUTION UNDER GUSTAVUS VASAPAUL BARRON WATSON
"Come down, I tell thee, and desecrate not this holy place," cried the man wearing the surplice.
THE COMING OF THE KINGJAMES HOCKING
Dont desecrate the picture, bosn, he said; we will respect this mans religious scruples.
PIKE & CUTLASSGEORGE GIBBS
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