pertaining to or concerned with sacrifice.
used in or connected with a sacrifice
adjective 1. (biology) (of plant parts, etc) shaped like a small sac
- Saccule of larynx
saccule of larynx n. A small pouch extending upward from the laryngeal cavity between the vestibular fold and the lamina of the thyroid cartilage.
noun 1. the violation or profanation of anything sacred or held sacred. 2. an instance of this. 3. the stealing of anything consecrated to the service of God. noun 1. the misuse or desecration of anything regarded as sacred or as worthy of extreme respect: to play Mozart’s music on a kazoo is sacrilege 2. […]
[sak-ruh-lij-uh s, -lee-juh s] /ˌsæk rəˈlɪdʒ əs, -ˈli dʒəs/ adjective 1. pertaining to or involving sacrilege: sacrilegious practices. 2. guilty of sacrilege: a sacrilegious person. sacrilegious /ˌsækrɪˈlɪdʒəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or involving sacrilege; impious 2. guilty of sacrilege