profane

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Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
profane

Comparative
more profane

Superlative
most profane

  1. If something is profane, it is not sacred or holy.
  2. If a person is profane, they treat something sacred or religious with disrespect.

Verb[change]

Plain form
profane

Third-person singular
profanes

Past tense
profaned

Past participle
profaned

Present participle
profaning

  1. (transitive) If you profane, you treat something sacred or religious with disrespect.
    One should not profane the name of God.