Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of accurse in English:
verb[with object] archaic
Put a curse on; curse: we accurse them by the authority of the court of Rome
More example sentences
- The Lord strips her of this robe of honour, accursing her with this penalty.
- He forever excommunicates and accurses every one who should dare violate that great charter of Anglo-Saxon freedom!
- The powerful Russian Church accursed him as the Anti-Christ, and the whole nation, led by the nobility and the church, believed it.
Middle English: from a- (expressing intensity) + curse.
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