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blasphemy
used in Moby Dick

3 uses
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Definition
something said or done that is disrespectful of something considered sacred — especially God or religion
  • To be enraged with a dumb thing, Captain Ahab, seems blasphemous.
    Chapters 34-36 -- The Cabin-Table; The Mast-Head; The Qarter-Deck--Ahab and all (83% in)
  • Talk not to me of blasphemy, man; I'd strike the sun if it insulted me.
    Chapters 34-36 -- The Cabin-Table; The Mast-Head; The Qarter-Deck--Ahab and all (84% in)
  • Oh, oh,—Impiety and blasphemy to hunt him more!
    Chapters 133-135 -- The Chase--First Day; The Chase--Second Day; The Chase--Third Day (57% in)

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