To blaspheme is to say something offensive, specifically offensive to a religion.

There are several types of blaspheming, but they usually involve saying things that are considered offensive to a religion or to a deity. If you say "Jesus Christ!" or "Good God!" when you stub your toe, some would consider that blaspheming.

Definitions of blaspheme
  1. verb
    speak of in an irreverent or impious manner
    blaspheme God”
    curse, cuss, imprecate, swear
    utter obscenities or profanities
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    type of:
    talk about, talk of
    discuss or mention
  2. verb
    utter obscenities or profanities
    synonyms: curse, cuss, imprecate, swear
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    type of:
    express, give tongue to, utter, verbalise, verbalize
    articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise
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