1. [ verb ] wish harm upon; put a curse on
Synonyms: damn curse bedamn anathemize maledict anathemise beshrew

"The bad witch cursed the child"

Related terms: bless raise imprecation damnation execration hex
2. [ verb ] utter obscenities or profanities
Synonyms: swear curse blaspheme cuss

"The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street"

Related terms: express blaspheme curse swearer
Similar spelling:   imbricate