cursing, blasphemy, reprobation, profane swearing, oath, anathema, execration, affidavit, curse, denunciation, sworn statement, malediction, imprecation, ban, vow, profanity, swearing, blaspheming.
The inner self he thus addressed was most probably abashed by this adjuration,
for his countenance cleared a little, as though he had received an apology from his own conscience.
to the exiled duke in " As You Like It," and the wise Prince's reply, seem to me one of the most exquisite illustrations of the comparative griefs of youth and age.
Audrey, in her brown dress, with the color yet in her cheeks, entering at the moment, Mistress Deborah attempted no response to her husband's adjuration.