Origin of irreverent
OTHER WORDS FROM irreverentir·rev·er·ent·ly, adverb
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How to use irreverent in a sentence
Punctuated with sparkling wit and irreverent humor, it taps into the depths of who we choose to fear and why.
The series follows the drama and romantic exploits of British high society, with a sharp-witted gossip columnist voiced by Julie Andrews serving as our irreverent narrator.8 hidden TV gems you might have missed (or forgotten about) in 2020|Bethonie Butler|January 1, 2021|Washington Post
This can be hard, though, and staying positive can sometimes feel irreverent, says Aman.2020 stunk. Here’s how to start 2021 with a fresh mindset|Sandra Gutierrez G.|December 30, 2020|Popular-Science
It was supposed to be irreverent, high quality, quite funny.Daily Maverick founder Branko Brkic on the hard-hitting journalism that sells memberships in South Africa|Pierre Bienaimé|September 1, 2020|Digiday
Director Yorgos Lanthimos and screenwriters Tony McNamara and Deborah Davis offer an irreverent but very timely take on English history.
Miller traces his irreverent and subversive streak to a psychedelic experience during the particularly sweltering summer of 1991.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy|Oliver Jones|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This collection features 100 fun, colorful, and sometimes delightfully irreverent messages designed by Friends with Type.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Taylor Swift in Your Life|Allison McNearney|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While Kalman tends to mine the past for material, she is as irreverent as she is sentimental.
The women Peterson photographed were offbeat, eccentric, irreverent, and not conventionally pretty.Gosta Peterson's Bohemian Rhapsody: Unpacking a Photographer's '60s Secrets|Lizzie Crocker|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Step 4: If you feel like being irreverent, you can shout any of the following: “EASTER GRASSSSSSSS!”How to Celebrate 4/20 Without Actually Smoking Weed|Kelly Williams Brown|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is necessary to read the word of God, but sinful to peruse it thoughtlessly, or in an irreverent frame of mind.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
In making this remark, nothing is further from Donald's intention than to make a joke, or be irreverent.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
Irreverent girls, have you never been taught that a digesting uncle is a very solemn and sacred thing?'The Talking Horse|F. Anstey
The old man thrust out his jaw at her, with the grimace of an irreverent schoolboy.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI|Robert Louis Stevenson
I don't think it's kind or considerate to me and, after you've just heard about Captain Ross's death, I think it's irreverent.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie