unprofaned

[ pruh-feyn, proh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF unprofaned
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Their summits glittered under the blue skies, crowned with silvery snows, unprofaned by the foot of man.

I discovered that my house actually had its site in such a withdrawn, but forever new and unprofaned, part of the universe.

I look upon a realm celestial in its beauty, unprofaned by earthly sign or sound.

Moved by curiosity to explore the recesses of a tomb as yet unprofaned by tourists, my friend bribed the Arabs to show it to him.

WORD ORIGIN

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.

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