Sacrilege

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sacrilege
/sakrɪlɪdʒ/

noun
violation or misuse of what is regarded as sacred.

“putting ecclesiastical vestments to secular use was considered sacrilege”
synonyms: desecration, profanity, profaneness, profanation, blasphemy, impiety, impiousness, sin, irreverence, irreligion, irreligiousness, godlessness, unholiness, disrespect
“the sacrilege of committing a murder on holy ground”

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