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unhallow

[ uhn-hal-oh ]
/ ʌnˈhæl oʊ /
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verb (used with object)
to desecrate; profane.
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Origin of unhallow

First recorded in 1525–35; un-2 + hallow
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British Dictionary definitions for unhallow

unhallow
/ (ʌnˈhæləʊ) /

verb
(tr) archaic to desecrate
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