Synonyms for profaneness
- dirty name
- dirty word
- four-letter word
Antonyms for profaneness
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PROFANENESS
To some it may seem a profaneness to turn those old legends into verse.
A short view of the immorality, and profaneness of the English stage.
What's the good of profaneness, evil speaking and slandering?
Malignity and profaneness must not be gratified or encouraged.
Atheism, profaneness, unholiness, which are the defiance of God and all his armies.
Is it to profaneness or dislike of a holy life, that your company tempt you?
He never fell into the scandalous and fashionable vice of profaneness.
I would here by no Means be suspected of Infidelity or Profaneness.
This was the superstition of this day, and the profaneness was as great.
Must love be ever treated with profaneness, as a mere illusion?
late 14c., from Old French profaner, prophaner (13c.) and directly from Latin profanare "to desecrate, render unholy, violate," from profanus "unholy, not consecrated" (see profane (adj.)). Related: Profaned; profaning.