from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Abominable; hateful: this accursed mud.
- adj. Being under a curse; doomed.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Hateful; detestable.
- adj. Doomed to destruction or misery; cursed; anathematized.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of accurse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Doomed to destruction or misery; cursed; hence, bad enough to be under the curse; execrable; detestable; exceedingly hateful; -- .
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Subject to a curse; doomed to harm or misfortune; blasted; ruined.
- Worthy of curses or execrations; detestable; execrable; cursed: as, “deeds accursed,” Collins, Ode to Fear.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. under a curse
Middle English acursed, past participle of acursen, to put a curse on : a-, intensive pref. (from Old English ā-) + Old English cursian, to curse (from curs, curse).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)