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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To expel from the Church. To denounce or curse.

Usage examples (18)
  • The murderer was anathematized from the Church.
  • One effect of the war has been to anathematize the name of Germany.
  • He resolved to annihilate the unruly corps and anathematize their name.
  • "They'll anathematize you," he said, anticipation bubbling in his voice. for more
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