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cussing

verb
present participle of cuss

Synonyms of cussing

to use offensive or indecent language
  • the little girl clapped her hands over her ears when her brother started cussing

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“Cussing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cussing. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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