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used in Middlemarch

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showing no respect for something thought of as sacred
  • "What are you laughing at so profanely?" said Rosamond, with bland neutrality.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (47% in)
  • —it hinders profane language, and attaches a man to the society of refined females.
    Book 6 — The Widow and Wife (70% in)

There are no more uses of "profane" in Middlemarch.

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