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Definition 1: utter obscenities or profanities - [verb of communication]

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

  • The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street

Synonyms for imprecate in the sense of this definition

(imprecate is a kind of ...) articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise

"She expressed her anger" "He uttered a curse"

(imprecate has a similar meaning as ...) speak of in an irreverent or impious manner

"blaspheme God"

Definition 2: wish harm upon; invoke evil upon - [verb of communication]

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

  • The bad witch cursed the child

Synonyms for imprecate in the sense of this definition

(imprecate is a kind of ...) summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic

"raise the specter of unemployment" "he conjured wild birds in the air" "call down the spirits from the mountain"

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