curst


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curst

 (kûrst)
v.
A past tense and a past participle of curse.
adj.
Variant of cursed.

curst

(kɜːst)
vb
archaic a past tense and past participle of curse
adj
a variant of cursed
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Adj.1.curst - deserving a curse; sometimes used as an intensifier; "villagers shun the area believing it to be cursed"; "cursed with four daughter"; "not a cursed drop"; "his cursed stupidity"; "I'll be cursed if I can see your reasoning"

cursed

also curst
adjective
So annoying or detestable as to deserve condemnation:
Informal: blamed, damned.
Chiefly British: blooming, ruddy.
References in classic literature ?
I tell ye, yeomen, that even those among ye who have been branded with outlawry have had from me protection; for I have pitied their miseries, and curst the oppression of their tyrannic nobles.
As if attending to these curst cocks and hens here were not enough work for any girl.
For men whose lips are blanched and white, With aching wounds and torturing thirst, What charm in canvas shot with light, And pale with faces cleft and curst, Past life and life's delight?