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English definition of “irreverent”

irreverent

adjective  /ɪˈrev·ər·ənt/ us  
lacking the expected respect for official, important, or holy things: The television program takes an irreverent look at the medical profession.
irreverence
noun [U]  /ɪˈrev·ə·rəns/ us  
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