Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To threaten; denounce.

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  • verb To denounce or curse.

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  • verb curse or declare to be evil or anathema or threaten with divine punishment

Etymologies

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Latin comminat-, past participle stem of comminari, from com- + minari ‘threaten’.

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