cuss word

cuss word
noun (C) AmE a swear word

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • cuss word — n old fashioned a rude word that you use because you are angry …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cuss|word — «KUHS WURD», noun. Informal. a word used to express a curse or oath: »The epithet should not…be taken as a political cussword (Economist) …   Useful english dictionary

  • cuss word — noun Curse word or phrase …   Wiktionary

  • cuss word — n. informal a swear word …   Useful english dictionary

  • cuss·word — /ˈkʌsˌwɚd/ noun, pl words [count] US informal : an offensive word that people say when they are angry : ↑curse, ↑swearword …   Useful english dictionary

  • cuss — cuss1 [ kʌs ] verb intransitive or transitive INFORMAL to swear ,cuss out phrasal verb transitive AMERICAN INFORMAL cuss someone out to shout offensive words at someone because you are annoyed with them cuss cuss 2 [ kʌs ] noun count 1. )… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cuss — Synonyms and related words: bloke, boy, buck, chap, curse, curse and swear, cuss word, damn, dirty name, dirty word, dysphemism, dysphemize, epithet, execrate, expletive, fellow, foul invective, gent, guy, he, imprecate, man, naughty word, no no …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cuss — n. & v. colloq. n. 1 a curse. 2 usu. derog. a person; a creature. & intr. curse. Phrases and idioms: cuss word US a swear word. Etymology: var. of CURSE …   Useful english dictionary

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