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VERB (2)

1. utter obscenities or profanities;
- Example: "The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street"
[syn: curse, cuss, blaspheme, swear, imprecate]

2. speak of in an irreverent or impious manner;
- Example: "blaspheme God"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Blaspheme \Blas*pheme"\, v. i. To utter blasphemy. [1913 Webster] He that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost hath never forgiveness. --Mark iii. 29. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Blaspheme \Blas*pheme"\ (bl[a^]s*f[=e]m"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Blasphemed (-f[=e]mf"); p. pr. & vb. n. Blaspheming.] [OE. blasfem[=e]n, L. blasphemare, fr. Gr. blasfhmei^n: cf. F. blasph['e]mer. See Blame, v.] 1. To speak of, or address, with impious irreverence; to revile impiously (anything sacred); as, to blaspheme the Holy Spirit. [1913 Webster] So Dagon shall be magnified, and God, Besides whom is no god, compared with idols, Disglorified, blasphemed, and had in scorn. --Milton. [1913 Webster] How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge thyself on all those who thus continually blaspheme thy great and all-glorious name? --Dr. W. Beveridge. [1913 Webster] 2. Figuratively, of persons and things not religiously sacred, but held in high honor: To calumniate; to revile; to abuse. [1913 Webster] You do blaspheme the good in mocking me. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Those who from our labors heap their board, Blaspheme their feeder and forget their lord. --Pope. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

blaspheme v 1: utter obscenities or profanities; "The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street" [syn: curse, cuss, blaspheme, swear, imprecate] 2: speak of in an irreverent or impious manner; "blaspheme God"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

28 Moby Thesaurus words for "blaspheme": abuse, accurse, anathematize, belittle, blast, calumniate, confound, curse, damn, darn, decry, defame, deprecate, depreciate, disparage, excommunicate, execrate, fulminate against, hex, imprecate, malign, profane, put down, revile, swear, throw a whammy, thunder against, vilify