Synonyms
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1. curse

verb. ['ˈkɝːs'] utter obscenities or profanities.

Synonyms

  • utter
  • cuss
  • verbalize
  • express
  • blaspheme
  • verbalise
  • give tongue to
  • swear

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • discharge
  • begin
  • divide

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Words that Rhyme with Curse

  • transverse
  • intersperse
  • biodiverse
  • reimburse
  • traverse
  • submerse
  • disperse
  • disburse
  • converse
  • reverse
  • rehearse
  • perverse
  • obverse
  • inverse
  • diverse
  • adverse
  • immerse
  • emerse
  • coerce
  • averse
  • worse
  • verse
  • vers
  • terse
  • scearce
  • purse
  • perse
  • pers
  • perce
  • pearse

Example sentences of the word curse


1. Noun, singular or mass
When you work for yourself, it can be both a blessing and a curse.

2. Verb, base form
You might initiate the conversation by asking him what led him to feel the need to curse.

3. Adjective
You can also create a curse jar.

Quotes containing the word curse


1. A lot of life is dealing with your curse, dealing with the cards you were given that aren't so nice. Does it make you into a monster, or can you temper it in some way, or accept it and go in some other direction?
- Wes Craven

2. Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.
- Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

3. When I was a kid, I loved 'The Curse of Frankenstein,' 'The Creeping Unknown,' 'X: The Unknown.' I love 'Forbidden Planet,' 'The Thing from Another World.' They were science fiction/horror movies, generally.
- John Carpenter

2. curse

verb. ['ˈkɝːs'] heap obscenities upon.

Synonyms

  • blackguard
  • shout
  • clapperclaw

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • female
  • implicit
  • local

3. curse

noun. ['ˈkɝːs'] profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger.

Synonyms

  • cuss
  • swearword
  • swearing
  • curse word
  • profanity
  • expletive

Antonyms

  • worth
  • bore
  • deaden
  • sedate

4. curse

verb. ['ˈkɝːs'] wish harm upon; invoke evil upon.

Synonyms

  • maledict
  • anathemize
  • conjure
  • bedamn
  • damn
  • put forward
  • arouse
  • evoke
  • stir
  • call down
  • bring up
  • beshrew
  • imprecate
  • raise
  • anathemise
  • call forth
  • conjure up

Antonyms

  • close up
  • whisper
  • shout
  • specify

5. curse

noun. ['ˈkɝːs'] an evil spell.

Synonyms

  • charm
  • jinx
  • spell
  • magic spell
  • whammy
  • magical spell

Antonyms

  • de-energize
  • anesthetize
  • cause to sleep
  • wake

6. curse

noun. ['ˈkɝːs'] an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group.

Synonyms

  • anathema
  • condemnation
  • imprecation
  • denouncement
  • malediction
  • denunciation

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • depress
  • desensitise
  • desensitize

7. curse

noun. ['ˈkɝːs'] something causing misery or death.

Synonyms

  • nemesis
  • affliction
  • bane

Antonyms

  • demote
  • start
  • descent
  • decrease

8. curse

verb. ['ˈkɝːs'] exclude from a church or a religious community.

Synonyms

  • shut out
  • keep out
  • excommunicate
  • exclude
  • shut

Antonyms

  • admit
  • slow
  • disclaim
  • mistrust

9. curse

noun. ['ˈkɝːs'] a severe affliction.

Synonyms

  • affliction

Antonyms

  • praise
  • fall
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