adverb see sacrilege

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  • Sacrilegiously — Sacrilegious Sac ri*le gious, a. [From sacrilege: cf. L. sacrilegus.] Violating sacred things; polluted with sacrilege; involving sacrilege; profane; impious. [1913 Webster] Above the reach of sacrilegious hands. Pope. [1913 Webster] {Sac ri*le… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sacrilegiously — See sacrilegious. * * * …   Universalium

  • sacrilegiously — adverb In a sacrilegious manner. Done without proper respect …   Wiktionary

  • sacrilegiously — adv. in a manner that desecrates the holy, profanely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sacrilegiously — sac·ri·le·gious·ly …   English syllables

  • sacrilegiously — adverb in a sacrilegious manner • Derived from adjective: ↑sacrilegious * * * adverb : in a sacrilegious manner * * * sacrileˈgiously adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑sacrilege …   Useful english dictionary

  • sacrilegious — sacrilegiously, adv. sacrilegiousness, n. /sak reuh lij euhs, lee jeuhs/, adj. 1. pertaining to or involving sacrilege: sacrilegious practices. 2. guilty of sacrilege: a sacrilegious person. [1400 50; late ME sacrilegiose; see SACRILEGE, OUS]… …   Universalium

  • sacrilege — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin sacrilegium, from sacrilegus one who robs sacred property, from sacr , sacer + legere to gather, steal more at legend Date: 14th century 1. a technical and not necessarily… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Alcyone — In Greek mythology, Alcyone (Greek: polytonic|Ἁλκυόνη) was the daughter of Aeolus, either by Enarete or Aegiale. She married Ceyx, son of Eosphorus, the Morning Star.They were very happy together in Trachis, and according to Pseudo Apollodorus s… …   Wikipedia

  • Chares of Athens — Chares (Greek: Χάρης, lived in the 4th century BC) and was an Athenian general, who for a number of years was a key commander of Athenian forces. Contents 1 First campaigns 2 Wars against the Macedonians 3 Appraisal …   Wikipedia

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