As adjectives the difference between blasphemous and bawdy
is that blasphemous
is lacking piety or respect for the sacred. Resembling blasphemy while bawdy
is soiled, dirty.
Lacking piety or respect for the sacred. Resembling blasphemy.
- His taking the name of God in vain was considered blasphemous .
(obsolete) Soiled, dirty.
*:whanne he had ouertaken the damoysel / anone she sayd what dost thow here / thou stynkest al of the kechyn / thy clothes ben bawdy of the greece and talowe that thou gaynest in kyng Arthurs kechyn
Obscene; filthy; unchaste.
(of language) Sexual in nature and usually meant to be humorous but considered rude.
* bawdy house