maledictory
adjective see malediction

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • maledictory — index abusive, calumnious, profane Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • maledictory — 1822, from L. maledictus (from maledicere; see MALEDICTION (Cf. malediction)) + ORY (Cf. ory) …   Etymology dictionary

  • maledictory — See malediction. * * * …   Universalium

  • maledictory — Synonyms and related words: Rabelaisian, abusive, blasphemous, calumniatory, calumnious, comminatory, contumelious, cursing, damnatory, denunciatory, dirty, dysphemistic, epithetic, excommunicative, excommunicatory, execratory, foul, fulminatory …   Moby Thesaurus

  • maledictory — mal·e dic·to·ry || ‚mælɪdɪktÉ™rɪ adj. of or pertaining to a malediction …   English contemporary dictionary

  • maledictory — mal·e·dic·to·ry …   English syllables

  • maledictory — t(ə)rē adjective Etymology: maledict (II) + ory : maledictive 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • malediction — noun Etymology: Middle English malediccioun, from Late Latin malediction , maledictio, from maledicere to curse, from Latin, to speak evil of, from male badly + dicere to speak, say more at mal , diction Date: 14th century curse, execration •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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