anathematization


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Synonyms for anathematization

the formal act of pronouncing (someone or something) accursed

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The basis of that disdain is Rousseau's anathematization of the bourgeois, an idea that seems not to have crossed the Atlantic and cleared customs by the time the Constitution was written.
Alexander told the Russian Orthodox Church to withdraw its 1806 anathematization of Napoleon as the Antichrist, though Napoleon was not above the occasional wounding hint that Alexander owed his throne to patricide--the murder of his father, Paul I, in 1801.
What is disturbing about the accusations of idealization, narcissism and aestheticization levelled at Wordsworthian pastoral is that they subject the poetry to an ideological anathematization that denies its interest and worth.
The overall anathematization of Hickey and Schjeldahl colludes with a general disapprobation for the glossy art magazines, Artforum in particular.
The cairn in this case represented a curse, anathematization and damnation of the communists and all their sympathizers.