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tr.v. des·e·crat·ed, des·e·crat·ing, des·e·crates
To violate the sacredness of; profane.

des′e·crat′er, des′e·cra′tor n.
des′e·cra′tion n.
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References in classic literature ?
They would again send fifty men out into the valley to find and capture this desecrater of their temple.
And the self-same pit is there in that place, even to this day; and there it will remain until the next detachment of image-breakers and tomb desecraters arrives from the Quaker City excursion, and they will infallibly dig it up and carry it away with them.
According to the Dawn, the police said that the alleged desecrater had rented the house from a Muslim family and may have burned the holy book inadvertently while cleaning the house before moving in.