Definition of 'blasphemy'
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The charge of blasphemy seems puzzling at first sight. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)His blasphemy charge was read to the crowd and the condemned man was asked if he had anything to say. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The last blasphemy case was brought 30 years ago and it would appear as though the Establishment of this country has moved a long way since then. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. blasphemy is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: blasphemy NOUN
You can describe something that shows disrespect for God or a religion as blasphemy.
He was found guilty of blasphemy.
Definition of blasphemy from the Collins English Dictionary
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