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imprecation

noun [C] uk   us   /ˌɪm.prəˈkeɪ.ʃən/ formal
an offensive word: The old woman walked along the street muttering imprecations.
Translations of “imprecation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 咒語, 罵人話…
in Chinese (Simplified) 咒语, 骂人话…
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