anathematize

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Synonyms for anathematize

to invoke evil or injury upon

Synonyms for anathematize

curse or declare to be evil or anathema or threaten with divine punishment

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The first was to be deprived of all priestly functions and required to do penance for his sins lest he be anathematised, but Clemens was stripped of his priestly functions and punished by anathema immediately, without recourse to penance.
Down through the two millennia since Caesar crossed the Rubicon those victors have been men who believed that revolution had to be anathematised.
In addition to this temporal dimension, however, the nomadic tendencies anathematised in Gibbon Wakefield's works also embrace geographical mobility and the volatility of gambling and financial speculation.
Anathematised from every classroom activity by the followers of the Audio-lingual and Direct Methods, translation has been derided both as a medium of instruction and as an appropriate skill in its own right.
In contrast, within the process of capital accumulation everything is a commodity and must be paid for, and those who benefit without having done the work are anathematised as 'free riders'.