curse

All Noun Verb
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  • She cursed him that he would never be able to use his art again.
  • No one will talk to, or help them until the curse has been removed.
  • However, the curse destroyed his hand and began to spread throughout his body.
  • This is because this could lead to his/her father cursing his/her mother.
  • It tells the story of a brother and sister who live under a family curse.
  • Said that except when he asked for eggs he never spoke without cursing. Cited from The Stolen Singer, by Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger
  • Three came to me and asked me with curses what I was doing. Cited from Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers, by J. Walker McSpadden
  • It appears from the later history of this community that the curse came to be true.
  • Then he cursed the city, that no poet should be born there to make them famous.
  • He went back, cursing all women, because he had no alternative but to go back. Cited from The Price of Love, by Arnold Bennett
  • One of the world's greatest curses was about to be introduced among them. Cited from The Lonely Island, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • She cursed him, saying nothing would save him from his brothers.
  • But she did hear some one trying the door, and cursing because he could not get it open. Cited from The King's Arrow, by H. A. Cody
  • He returned to his wife as asked her to change him back into a man, which she did cursing.
  • No doubt now he was cursing himself for having done it. Cited from Brigands of the Moon, by Ray Cummings
  • He must have been cursing himself that he had not given his name sooner. Cited from Helmet of Navarre, by Bertha Runkle
  • There is evidence of several newspaper accounts which helped spread the curse story.
  • The only way to remove these curses was to pass them on to other people.
  • I had almost expected to hear curses, if not loud at least deep. Cited from Recollections of the late William Beckford, by Henry Venn Lansdown
  • Since no one else actually wanted the cursed land, no one gainsaid him.
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Meaning of curse

  • noun Profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger
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  • noun A severe affliction
  • verb Utter obscenities or profanities
    The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street
  • verb Heap obscenities upon
    The taxi driver who felt he didn't get a high enough tip cursed the passenger
  • verb Wish harm upon; invoke evil upon
    The bad witch cursed the child