beshrew definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • Archaic To invoke evil upon; curse.
    • To curse; to execrate.
    • Archaic To invoke evil upon; curse.
    • To curse; to execrate.
  • verb:
    • To invoke or want evil upon; to curse.
    • A mildly imprecatory or just expletive basic exclamation, in the shape of the imperative.
    • desire harm upon; invoke evil upon
    • To invoke or desire wicked upon; to curse.
    • A mildly imprecatory or merely expletive introductory exclamation, in the form of the imperative.
    • wish harm upon; invoke evil upon
  • others:
    • To want a curse to; execrate.
    • In modern-day usage, a mildly imprecatory or simply expletive introductory exclamation, by means of the important.
    • To wish a curse to; execrate.
    • In modern use, a mildly imprecatory or merely expletive introductory exclamation, in the shape of the important.

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    • Archaic To invoke evil upon; curse.
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