curse
noun.
profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger
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noun.
an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group
noun.
an evil spell
a witch put a curse on his whole family|he put the whammy on me
Synonym: whammy, jinx, hex
noun.
something causing misery or death
the bane of my life
Synonym: scourge, nemesis, bane
noun.
a severe affliction
Synonym: torment
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
verb.
exclude from a church or a religious community
The gay priest was excommunicated when he married his partner
Antonym: bless