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swear

verb [I] (USE RUDE WORDS) 使用粗话     /sweər/ US  /swer/ (swore, sworn)
to use words that are rude or offensive as a way of emphasizing what you mean or as a way of insulting someone or something 诅咒,咒骂 It was a real shock, the first time I heard my mother swear. 我第一次听见母亲骂人时觉得非常震惊。 When the taxi driver started to swear at him, he walked off. 当出租车司机开口骂他的时候,他干脆走开了。 Swearing and blasphemy
(Definition of swear verb (USE RUDE WORDS) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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