English to Afrikaans Meaning :: curse

vloekvloek
Curse :
vloek
- vloekvloekevloek
 

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Noun(1) profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger(2) an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group(3) an evil spell(4) something causing misery or death(5) a severe affliction
Verb(1) utter obscenities or profanities(2) heap obscenities upon(3) wish harm upon; invoke evil upon(4) exclude from a church or a religious community

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(1) I love my books like members of my family but boy, did I curse them as I lugged them up five flights of stairs.(2) Even the Easter rising of 1916 was doomed before it commenced through lack of proper communication and the old curse of command and counter command.(3) Isis put a curse on this top floor so normally I can't come up here.(4) She put a curse on our department, which has still not been lifted.(5) She walked as though she was ashamed of her beauty, like it was a terrible curse she had been burdened with.(6) Some people were afflicted with the curse of bad timing.(7) After a gasped curse , a word that a six year old shouldn't know, she picked herself up and sprinted deeper into the dark abyss.(8) Dominic explained that the story goes that, before her death, Lucy put a curse on all successive governors of the old gaol that they would die young.(9) I am thinking here of journalists, but more commonly of activists for whom the European or North American identity he or she was born with is a burden if not a curse .(10) To seal my parents promise that I would become a pirate, Joe put a curse on me.(11) The curse words he had screamed at her still rang in her ears.(12) Gary said: ÔÇÿI don't know if it is an act of God, but it does seem like someone has put a curse on me.ÔÇÖ(13) she'd put a curse on him(14) Without thinking, she recoiled and said the foulest curse word she knew.(15) He started to attack the Goddess, but she then asked for the Lady's permission to put a curse on him.(16) Too many communities in East Lancashire suffer from the curse of juvenile nuisance and much of it is caused and worsened by under-age drinking.
Related Words
(1) to curse ::
homself te verwens
Synonyms
Noun
1. malediction ::
vervloeking
2. evil ::
kwaad
3. affliction ::
ellende
4. obscenity ::
obsceniteiten
5. hex ::
hex
6. scourge ::
plaag
7. torment ::
marteling
9. execration ::
vervloeking
Verb
10. put a curse on ::
sit 'n vloek op
11. afflict ::
bedroewe
12. swear ::
sweer
13. excommunicate ::
ban
14. maledict ::
maledict
15. cuss ::
vloek
Antonyms
1. benediction ::
seënbede
2. blessing ::
seën
Different Forms
curse, curses, cursing
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