Definition of blasphemy noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

blasphemy

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈblæsfəmi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblæsfəmi//
 
(pl. blasphemies)[uncountable, countable]
 
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behaviour or language that insults or shows a lack of respect for God or religion He was accused of blasphemy. Word Origin Middle English: from Old French, via ecclesiastical Latin from Greek blasphēmia ‘slander, blasphemy’.
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