cuss

Primary Meanings of cuss

1.
vn
utter obscenities or profanities
profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger
2.
n
a persistently annoying person
3.
n
a boy or man
Full Definitions of cuss
1

v utter obscenities or profanities

Synonyms:
blaspheme, curse, imprecate, swear
blaspheme
speak of in an irreverent or impious manner
Type of:
express, give tongue to, utter, verbalise, verbalize
articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise

n profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger

Synonyms:
curse, curse word, expletive, oath, swearing, swearword
Type of:
profanity
vulgar or irreverent speech or action
2

n a persistently annoying person

Synonyms:
blighter, gadfly, pest, pesterer
Types:
nudnick, nudnik
(Yiddish) someone who is a boring pest
Type of:
persecutor, tormenter, tormentor
someone who torments
3

n a boy or man

“he's a likable cuss
Synonyms:
blighter, bloke, chap, fella, feller, fellow, gent, lad
Types:
dog
informal term for a man
Type of:
male, male person
a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies

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