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blasphemy

noun
     
Related topics: Christianity
blas‧phe‧my plural blasphemies [uncountable and countable]
RRC something you say or do that is insulting to God or people's religious beliefs
blasphemous adjective:
The book has been widely condemned as blasphemous.
blasphemously adverb

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