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

  Blaspheme \Blas*pheme"\, v. i.
     To utter blasphemy.
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           He that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost hath
           never forgiveness.                       --Mark iii.
                                                    29.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Blaspheme \Blas*pheme"\ (bl[a^]s*f[=e]m"), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
     Blasphemed (-f[=e]mf"); p. pr. & vb. n. Blaspheming.]
     [OE. blasfem[=e]n, L. blasphemare, fr. Gr. blasfhmei^n: cf.
     F. blasph['e]mer. See Blame, v.]
     1. To speak of, or address, with impious irreverence; to
        revile impiously (anything sacred); as, to blaspheme the
        Holy Spirit.
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              So Dagon shall be magnified, and God,
              Besides whom is no god, compared with idols,
              Disglorified, blasphemed, and had in scorn.
                                                    --Milton.
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              How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge
              and avenge thyself on all those who thus continually
              blaspheme thy great and all-glorious name? --Dr. W.
                                                    Beveridge.
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     2. Figuratively, of persons and things not religiously
        sacred, but held in high honor: To calumniate; to revile;
        to abuse.
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              You do blaspheme the good in mocking me. --Shak.
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              Those who from our labors heap their board,
              Blaspheme their feeder and forget their lord.
                                                    --Pope.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  blaspheme
      v 1: utter obscenities or profanities; "The drunken men were
           cursing loudly in the street" [syn: curse, cuss,
           blaspheme, swear, imprecate]
      2: speak of in an irreverent or impious manner; "blaspheme God"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  28 Moby Thesaurus words for "blaspheme":
     abuse, accurse, anathematize, belittle, blast, calumniate,
     confound, curse, damn, darn, decry, defame, deprecate, depreciate,
     disparage, excommunicate, execrate, fulminate against, hex,
     imprecate, malign, profane, put down, revile, swear,
     throw a whammy, thunder against, vilify
  
  

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