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curse

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verb

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as in to imprecate
to ask a divine power to send harm or evil upon I curse the guy who had the idea of having annoying salespeople call up innocent people to sell them things they don't want

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as in to swear
to use offensive or indecent language you'll have to put a quarter in the jar every time you curse

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as in to blame
to use profane or obscene language at or about cursed him for showing up late, when he knew how important it was to be on time

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“Curse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/curse. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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