Synonyms & Antonyms : Sacred





Sacred



( Adjective )


Nothing is
sacred to these wild youths.

Synonyms:

Holy

Sanctified

Dedicated

Consecrated

Inviolable

Hallowed

Divine

Blessed

Contextual Examples:

The Ganga is a
holy river in India.

The Ramayana and the Mahabharata are
sanctified scriptures of ancient India.

The shrine was
consecrated by the local philanthropist.

He is a
dedicated social worker.

For Sikhs the sermons of Guru Granth Sahib are
inviolable.

The church graveyard is a
hallowed ground.

Quran is a
divine scripture of the Muslims.

God
blesses those who bless the poor and the downtrodden.



Antonyms:

Profane

Impious

Irreverent

Irreligious

Blasphemous

Sacrilegious

Temporal

Worldly

Lay

Contextual Examples:

The government has taken up to check the
profane activities of the smugglers.

Modern picture of violence and nudity give
impious ideas to the youth.

The attitude of the students to their teacher has become
irreverent.

There is nothing
irreligious in the secular policy of the government.


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