unhallowed

unhallowed

[uhn-hal-ohd]
adjective
1.
not hallowed or consecrated; not regarded as holy or sacred: unhallowed ground.
2.
impious; unholy.
3.
wicked or sinful: unhallowed practices.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English unhalewed, Old English unhālghod, ungehālghod; see un-1, hallowed

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unhallow

[uhn-hal-oh]
verb (used with object)
to desecrate; profane.

Origin:
1525–35; un-2 + hallow1

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unhallow (ʌnˈhæləʊ)
 
vb
archaic (tr) to desecrate

unhallowed (ʌnˈhæləʊd)
 
adj
1.  not consecrated or holy: unhallowed ground
2.  sinful or profane

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unhallowed
O.E. unhalgod, from un- (1) "not" + pp. of hallow.
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