Definition of 'profane'

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Synonyms of "profane"
Synonyms of "profane"
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Which dance was sacred and which profane? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The ancient line between sacred and profane is hard for us to grasp now. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Mix the sacred and profane to reflect our true holiday experience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He was also noted for his dislike of profane or blasphemous language. Martin Manser COLLINS DICTIONARY OF SAINTS (2004)When it comes to rock music, the line is thin dividing the sacred and the profane. Christianity Today (2000)So which did you prefer, the sacred or the profane? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Many were put to profane use as prisons, garages or warehouses. Paul Preston The Spanish Civil War: Reaction, Revolution and Revenge

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Definition of profane from the Collins English Dictionary
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