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curse word

noun
1.
a profane or obscene word, especially as used in anger or for emphasis.
2.
any term conceived of as offensive.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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Examples for curse word
  • Do not be afraid to write a curse word in its entirety in the affidavit.
  • Several of them denied ever hearing another staff member even utter a curse word around the detainees.

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Word Value for curse

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