Sac·ri·le·gious a. Violating sacred things; polluted with sacrilege; involving sacrilege; profane; impious.
Above the reach of sacrilegious hands. --Pope.
-- Sac*ri*le*gious*ly, adv. -- Sac*ri*le*gious*ness, n.
adj : grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred;
"blasphemous rites of a witches' Sabbath"; "profane
utterances against the Church"; "it is sacrilegious to
enter with shoes on" [syn: blasphemous, profane]