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See definition of profaner on Dictionary.com
  • as inskeptic
  • as inunbeliever

synonyms for profaner

  • agnostic
  • cynic
  • dissenter
  • doubter
  • pessimist
  • questioner
  • apostate
  • atheist
  • disbeliever
  • freethinker
  • heathen
  • heretic
  • infidel
  • materialist
  • misanthrope
  • misbeliever
  • nihilist
  • pagan
  • rationalist
  • scoffer
  • unbeliever
  • doubting Thomas
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antonyms for profaner

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  • believer
  • optimist
  • devotee
  • disciple
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How to use profaner in a sentence

Her sainthood was so accomplished, her union with heaven so complete, that she could afford herself these profaner sympathies.
THE HELPMATEMAY SINCLAIR
At that moment he appeared to himself in the light of a profaner, although he was obeying generous and humane instincts.
COSMOPOLIS, COMPLETEPAUL BOURGET
Together they search for the profaner of the sacred spot at a market.
THE COMPLETE OPERA BOOKGUSTAV KOBB
It was these profaner images that inflamed Phædra and Pasiphae.
HISTORIA AMORIS: A HISTORY OF LOVE, ANCIENT AND MODERNEDGAR SALTUS
As may be imagined, they were the subject of derision by the profaner wits of the day.
A SHORT BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH LITERATUREJOHN W. COUSIN
The Confraternity was not itself the author or performer of the profaner kind of dramatic performance.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 2VARIOUS
Your gentle heart, my girl, is too pure and holy a shrine to afford refuge to a rebel, and a profaner of woman's sacred rights.
HANSFORD: A TALE OF BACON'S REBELLIONST. GEORGE TUCKER
They repeat the compliments they hear, and burn incense in the virgins bower at hours when the profaner sex may not enter.
PINK AND WHITE TYRANNYHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
Only that he was a hateful heretic, a profaner of sanctuaries.
DREAMERS OF THE GHETTOI. ZANGWILL
It never stepped into the glare, the contention of profaner air.
SAXE HOLM'S STORIESHELEN HUNT JACKSON
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WORDS RELATED TO PROFANER

  • agnostic
  • apostate
  • atheist
  • cynic
  • disbeliever
  • dissenter
  • doubter
  • doubting Thomas
  • freethinker
  • heathen
  • heretic
  • infidel
  • materialist
  • misanthrope
  • misbeliever
  • nihilist
  • pagan
  • pessimist
  • profaner
  • questioner
  • rationalist
  • scoffer
  • unbeliever
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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