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1curse/ˈkɚs/noun
pluralcurses
1curse
/ˈkɚs/
noun
pluralcurses
Learner's definition of CURSE  
[count] : an offensive word that people say when they are angry
[count] : magical words that are said to cause trouble or bad luck for someone or the condition that results when such words are said
[count] : a cause of trouble or bad luck
the curse old-fashioned + informal 
2curse/ˈkɚs/verb
cursescursedcursing
2curse
/ˈkɚs/
verb
cursescursedcursing
Learner's definition of CURSE  
[no object] : to use offensive words when you speak
   b [+ object] : to say offensive words to (someone)
   c [+ object] : to say or think bad things about (someone or something)
[+ object] : to say words that are believed to have a magical power to cause trouble or bad luck for (someone or something): to put a curse on (someone or something)

curse out

[phrasal verb]
curse (someone) outUS, informal or curse out (someone) 
: to say angry and offensive words to (someone)
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