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maledict

adjective mal·e·dict \ ˌma-lə-ˈdikt \

Definition of maledict

archaic

Origin and Etymology of maledict

Late Latin maledictus, past participle of maledicere


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maledict

verb

Definition of maledict

transitive verb

Examples of maledict in a Sentence

  1. a fiery televangelist who was notorious for maledicting liberals and their ilk on a weekly basis

First Known Use of maledict

1623

maledict Synonyms

Synonyms
anathematize, beshrew [archaic], imprecate, curse
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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