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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. profane: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. profane: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. profane: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. profane: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. profane: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. profane, profane: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Profane, profane: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. profane: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. profane: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. profane: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. profane: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. profane: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Profane, profane: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. profane (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. profane: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. profane: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Profane: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Profane: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. profane: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. profane: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. profane, profane: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. profane: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. profane: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. profane: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. profane: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. profane: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. profane: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. PROFANE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. PROFANE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. profane: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. profane: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. profane: Sociology [home, info]
  2. PROFANE: Masonic Dictionary [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Profane: Glossary of spiritual and religious terms [home, info]
  2. profane, profane: Postmodern Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. profane: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. profane: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (profane)

verb:  violate the sacred character of a place or language ("Profane the name of God")
verb:  corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
adjective:  not holy because unconsecrated or impure or defiled
adjective:  not sacred or concerned with religion ("Sacred and profane music")
adjective:  grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred ("Profane utterances against the Church")
adjective:  characterized by profanity or cursing ("Profane words")

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