• Profane Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) To put to a wrong or unworthy use; to make a base employment of; to debase; to abuse; to defile.
  2. (a.) Treating sacred things with contempt, disrespect, irreverence, or undue familiarity; irreverent; impious.
  3. (a.) Irreverent in language; taking the name of God in vain; given to swearing; blasphemous; as, a profane person, word, oath, or tongue.
  4. (a.) Not sacred or holy; not possessing peculiar sanctity; unconsecrated; hence, relating to matters other than sacred; secular; -- opposed to sacred, religious, or inspired; as, a profane place.
  5. (a.) Unclean; impure; polluted; unholy.
  6. (a.) To violate, as anything sacred; to treat with abuse, irreverence, obloquy, or contempt; to desecrate; to pollute; as, to profane the name of God; to profane the Scriptures, or the ordinance of God.

Blasphemous, Blue, Corrupt, Debase, Debauch, Demoralize, Deprave, Desecrate, Misdirect, Outrage, Pervert, Sacrilegious, Subvert, Violate, Vitiate,

• Profanely Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In a profane manner.

• Profaned Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Profane