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profane
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
showing no respect for something thought of as sacred
  • BRINI, PAPAL NUNCIO: (In papal zouave's uniform, steel cuirasses as breastplate, armplates, thighplates, legplates, large profane moustaches and brown paper mitre) Leopoldi autem generatio.
    Episode 15 — Circe (39% in)
  • Who profaned our silent shade?
    Episode 15 — Circe (70% in)

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