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1. The act of cursing.
2. A curse.
3. Something that is cursed or loathed.
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ex•e•cra•tion(ˌɛk sɪˈkreɪ ʃən)
1. the act of execrating.
2. a curse or imprecation.
3. the object execrated; a thing held in abomination.
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|Noun||1.||execration - hate coupled with disgust |
disgust - strong feelings of dislike
|2.||execration - an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group|
anathema - a formal ecclesiastical curse accompanied by excommunication
|3.||execration - the object of cursing or detestation; that which is execrated|
object - the focus of cognitions or feelings; "objects of thought"; "the object of my affection"
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1. A denunciation invoking a wish or threat of evil or injury:
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execration[ˌɛksɪˈkreɪʃ/ən] n (frm) → esecrazione f
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