comminate

verb

com·​mi·​nate
ˈkäməˌnāt
-ed/-ing/-s
: to threaten with divine punishment

Word History

Etymology

back-formation from commination

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“Comminate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comminate. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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