Definition of execrate:
curse, words, accurse, beshrew, detest, abhor, anathematize, imprecate, revile, reprehend, hate, censure, abominate, decry, anathemise, anathemize, anathematise, loathe, denounce, despise, comminate, maledict, love, bedamn, reprobate, cuss.
Still, it was terrible, monstrous for him to invoke curses upon the mother and sister of the children, in their presence, and in the same breath command them to hate and execrate them, but to love and never forget him.- "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- "The Forerunners", Romain Rolland.
You hate and execrate those who did so; and not even here can you abstain from speaking with insult of them; so far is it from being the case that you would yourselves have done any thing of the kind.- "The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six", Titus Livius.