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English definition of “curse”

curse

verb [I or T] (SPEAK ANGRILY)    /kɜːs/ US  /kɝːs/
to use a word or an expression that is not polite and shows that you are very angry : We could hear him cursing and swearing as he tried to get the door open . I could curse her for los ing my key !Swearing and blasphemy
(Definition of curse verb (SPEAK ANGRILY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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