beshrew

verb be·shrew \ bi-ˈshrü , bē- , especially Southern -ˈsrü \

Definition of beshrew

transitive verb
archaic
: curse

Examples of beshrew in a Sentence

  1. I would beshrew anyone who is untrue to his word.

First Known Use of beshrew

14th century

beshrew Synonyms

Synonyms
anathematize, curse [archaic], imprecate, maledict
Antonyms
bless
Related Words
condemn, damn, denounce, execrate, reprobate; hex, jinx, voodoo; dang, darn (also durn), dash; cuss (out), fulminate (against), rail (against), revile
Near Antonyms
applaud, commend, congratulate


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