imprecation definition

  • noun:
    • The act of imprecating.
    • A curse.
    • The act of imprecating, or invoking wicked upon someone; a prayer that a curse or calamity may befall some one.
    • A curse.
    • The work of imprecating, or invoking evil upon anyone; a prayer that a curse or calamity may fall on any one; a curse.
    • The work of imprecating or invoking bad; a malediction; a prayer or expressed desire that a curse or calamity may befall some one.
    • Synonyms Curse, Execration, etc. See malediction.
    • a slanderous accusation
    • the act of calling down a curse that invokes wicked (and usually serves as an insult)

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