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maledict

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adjective mal·e·dict \ˌma-lə-ˈdikt\

Definition of maledict

archaic

  1. :  accursed

Origin and Etymology of maledict

Late Latin maledictus, past participle of maledicere


First Known Use: 1867


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maledict

verb mal·e·dict

Definition of maledict

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  curse, execrate

Examples of maledict in a sentence

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

1623

First Known Use of maledict

1623


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