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desecrate
used in The Bluest Eye

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Definition
violate the sacred nature of something
  • ...astonished by the desecration she proposed, I "got mad" at her...
    6 — Afterword (2% in)
desecration = violation of something sacred

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
There are no more uses of "desecrate" in The Bluest Eye.

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