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Definition 1: deserving a curse; sometimes used as an intensifier - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where cursed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • villagers shun the area believing it to be cursed
  • cursed with four daughter
  • not a cursed drop
  • his cursed stupidity
  • I'll be cursed if I can see your reasoning

Synonyms for cursed in the sense of this definition

(cursed is similar to ...) under a curse

(cursed is similar to ...) expletives used informally as intensifiers

"he's a blasted idiot" "it's a blamed shame" "a blame cold winter" "not a blessed dime" "I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or goddamned) if I'll do any such thing" "he's a damn (or goddam or goddamned) fool" "a deuced idiot" "an infernal nuisance"

(cursed is similar to ...) burdened with

"stuck with the tab"

(cursed is similar to ...) used as expletives

"oh, damn (or goddamn)!"

(cursed is similar to ...) deserving a curse

"her damnable pride"

Definition 2: in danger of the eternal punishment of Hell - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where cursed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • poor damned souls

Synonyms for cursed in the sense of this definition

(cursed is similar to ...) spiritually or physically doomed or destroyed

"lost souls" "a lost generation" "a lost ship" "the lost platoon"

(cursed belongs to category ...) a monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior

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