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Synonyms for curse

Synonyms for curse

a denunciation invoking a wish or threat of evil or injury

something or someone believed to bring bad luck

a cause of suffering or harm

a profane or obscene term

to invoke evil or injury upon

to bring bad luck or evil to

to use profane or obscene language

Synonyms for curse

profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger

an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group

an evil spell

something causing misery or death

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a severe affliction

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heap obscenities upon

exclude from a church or a religious community

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In his complaint to the police, the Emirati claimed that he was visiting his in-laws' house behind Mall of the Emirates when he heard the suspect cursing and shouting angrily.
The Cursing Stone was set up in 2001 and stands in a subway connecting Carlisle Castle and the city's Tullie House Museum.
Cursing is an essential part of language, and we come neurologically equipped to do it well.
Most words that would be considered profanity, vulgarity, obscenity, cussing, or cursing have existed for many centuries.
I imagine Simon, the fisherman, cursing fate as he lugged ashore his empty, waterlogged nets.
The horse trainer was additionally charged with cursing Islam and Muslims by calling them names and shoving her middle finger in the face of the policewoman.
The Cursing Stone was then blamed for bringing bad luck of "biblical proportions" to the city.
If people think the cursing stone is at the root of these problems - and that is a view I share - it would be better if it was removed.
TENNIS: What separates cursing at yourself in frustration from uttering obscenities that get you tossed out of a tennis tournament?
The book's focus is the way that religious communities--especially the monks who followed Benedict's Rule and hence were known by his name--used liturgical cursing to safeguard their integrity and their possessions, against both laymen and other ecclesiastics.
Although she denied cursing Islam or insulting the policemen, presiding judge Ezzat Mansour jailed L.
Now he is cursing because he doing nothing but cursing, and he realizes it, saying 'About, my brains
He stopped cursing immediately, and, for that, teammates have ribbed him endlessly.
Dubai: A woman visitor has been accused of cursing Islam while she was intoxicated and insulting two policemen, who attended to her complaint when someone cut the strap of her handbag.
Dubai: The Dubai Misdemeanours Court has sentenced two managers to 30 months in jail after they were found guilty of blasphemy and for cursing a police officer in public.
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