Accursed Ac*cursed", Accurst Ac*curst", p. p. & a. Doomed to destruction or misery; cursed; hence, bad enough to be under the curse; execrable; detestable; exceedingly hateful; -- as, an accursed deed. --Shak. -- {Ac*curs"ed*ly}, adv. -- {Ac*curs"ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • accursedly — adverb a) In an accursed manner. The Pathan is so accursedly wily. b) Damnably; extremely …   Wiktionary

  • accursedly — adverb see accursed …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • accursedly — See accursed. * * * …   Universalium

  • accursedly — adv. in a doomed manner, in an ill fated manner, under a curse …   English contemporary dictionary

  • accursedly — ac·curs·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • accursedly — adverb see accursed …   Useful english dictionary

  • accursed — accursedly /euh kerr sid lee/, adv. accursedness, n. /euh kerr sid, euh kerrst /, adj. 1. under a curse; doomed; ill fated. 2. damnable; detestable. Also, accurst /euh kerrst /. [bef. 1000; ME acursed, OE acursod, ptp. of acursian. See A 3,… …   Universalium

  • accursed — or accurst adjective Etymology: Middle English acursed, from past participle of acursen to consign to destruction with a curse, from a (from Old English ā, perfective prefix) + cursen to curse more at abide Date: 13th century 1. being under or as …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • accursedness — See accursedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • cussed — 1. adjective /kʌst,ˈkʌsɪd/ obstinate 2. adverb /kʌst,ˈkʌsɪd/ Very, cussedly, accursedly …   Wiktionary

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