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Spanish translation of “sacrilege”

sacrilege

noun /ˈsӕkrəlidʒ/
the act of using a holy thing or place in a wicked way
sacrilegio
Robbing a church is considered (a) sacrilege.
sacrilegious /-ˈlidʒəs/ adjective
sacrílego
a sacrilegious act.
sacrilegiously adverb
sacrílegamente, de manera sacrílega
sacrilegiousness noun
cualidad de sacrílego
(Definition of sacrilege from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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