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present participle of curse
as in denouncing
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 cussing
to use offensive or indecent language you'll have to put a quarter in the jar every time you curse

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“Cursing.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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