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curse

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1 a prayer that harm will come to someone
  • uttered a curse upon his persecutor from the scaffold
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2 a disrespectful or indecent word or expression
  • started muttering curses after hitting his thumb with the hammer
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3 a source of harm or misfortune
  • Intolerance of personal differences is a curse of humanity.
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curse

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1 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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3 to use offensive or indecent language
  • You'll have to put a quarter in the jar every time you curse.
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4 to use profane or obscene language at or about
  • She cursed him for showing up late again.
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