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profane

1. not designed or used for religious purposes; secular
2. not initiated into the inner mysteries or sacred rites
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

profane

see SACRED AND PROFANE.
Collins Dictionary of Sociology, 3rd ed. © HarperCollins Publishers 2000
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Director Peter O'Fallon, working from an often profanely funny screenplay by Wayne Rice and Gina Goldman, does a generally fine job of sustaining pace and tension while juggling subplots and time frames.
Its hero, Vasiliy, has been elected because a student has filmed him ranting, profanely, about corruption.
-- President Donald Trump capped a tumultuous week by reveling in the embrace of conservative activists on Saturday, profanely deriding investigations of him, repeatedly complaining about coverage of his crowd sizes and abruptly announcing an executive order to mandate protection of free speech on college campuses.
'An Acte to restraine Abuses of Players', it provided a fine of ten pounds to be levied against anyone in a theatrical who jestingly or profanely used 'the holy Name of God or of Christ Jesus, or of the Holy Ghoste or of the Trinitie, which are not to be spoken but with feare and reverence'.
She's sorry that she spoke profanely to state troopers who were just doing their job, but they provoked it," Lindner said, describing the briefs.
Speaking plainly and sometimes profanely, Joe Exotic enlivened the forum.<br />We applaud every Oklahoman who is willing to serve the state.
He narrates the chaotic game, often profanely, as he and his four teammates confront their opponents, another team of gamers.
Colorful language can cost you in Virginia, where it's a misdemeanor to "profanely swear or curse" in public.
He didnt speak profanely very much, DiPrima continued.
REPUBLIC, June 7, 2015, at 1F (describing how a group of about 250 anti-Muslim protestors, many wearing T-shirts profanely denouncing Islam, sparked a much larger counter-demonstration composed of members of approximately twenty faith-based organizations, which prompted an Imam to tell the counter-demonstrators, "You made goodness victorious.
CNN has dumped Reza Aslan and his program on religion after he profanely damned President Trump in a tweet about the London terror attacks.