Definition of imprecation:
blaspheming, reprobation, profanity, sworn statement, oath, four-letter word, denunciation, vow, swearing, abuse, obscenity, cursing, malison, expletive, adjuration, malediction, blasphemy, words, bad language, curse, ban, affidavit, invective, swearword, winze, damnation, execration, anathema, profane swearing.
The stranger had completed his repast, but his hostess had scarcely removed the surplus and other traces of the meal, when both were suddenly alarmed by the sound of the trampling of horses' feet from without, mingled with occasional shouts by the riders, some of mirth, and some of imprecation.- "Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX", Alexander Leighton.
- "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
- "The Boy Allies Under the Sea", Robert L. Drake.