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 for blasphemous
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Blasphemous \Blas"phe*mous\, a. [L. blasphemus, Gr. ?.]
     Speaking or writing blasphemy; uttering or exhibiting
     anything impiously irreverent; profane; as, a blasphemous
     person; containing blasphemy; as, a blasphemous book; a
     blasphemous caricature. "Blasphemous publications."
     --Porteus.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Nor from the Holy One of Heaven
           Refrained his tongue blasphemous.        --Milton.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Note: Formerly this word was accented on the second syllable,
           as in the above example.
           [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  blasphemous
      adj 1: 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,
             sacrilegious]
      2: characterized by profanity or cursing; "foul-mouthed and
         blasphemous"; "blue language"; "profane words" [syn:
         blasphemous, blue, profane]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  50 Moby Thesaurus words for "blasphemous":
     Rabelaisian, abusive, apostate, atheistic, backsliding,
     calumniatory, calumnious, comminatory, contumelious, cursing,
     damnatory, denunciatory, dirty, disrespectful, dysphemistic,
     epithetic, evil, excommunicative, excommunicatory, execratory,
     fallen, fallen from grace, foul, fulminatory, impious, imprecatory,
     iniquitous, irreligious, irreverent, lapsed, maledictory, obscene,
     profanatory, profane, raw, recidivist, recidivistic, recreant,
     renegade, ribald, risque, sacrilegious, scatologic, scurrile,
     scurrilous, sinful, undutiful, vile, vituperative, wicked
  
  

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