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English definition of “curse”

curse

verb [T] (PERFORM MAGIC)    /kɜːs/ US  /kɝːs/
to say magic words that are intended to bring bad luck to someone: Things were going so badly - it was as if I'd been cursed.Magic
(Definition of curse verb (PERFORM MAGIC) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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