- The act of disrespecting or showing irreverence for a religious deity or sacred entity
- The offensive act of speaking sacrilegiously about God or sacred things
- He was charged with a crime after he was seen to blaspheme in a religious gathering.
- The religious leader told the congregation that to blaspheme would be a serious transgression.
- In a heated moment, the man seemed to blaspheme, causing an outcry among the religious community.