maledict

maledict

[mal-i-dikt] Archaic.
adjective
verb (used with object)
2.
to put a curse on.

Origin:
1540–50; < Late Latin maledictus accursed, Latin: past participle of maledīcere to speak ill of, abuse, equivalent to male- male- + dīcere to say

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maledict (ˈmælɪdɪkt)
 
vb
1.  literary (tr) to utter a curse against
 
adj
2.  archaic cursed or detestable

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