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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The property of being troubled, like being under a bad spell.

Usage examples (3)
  • "And the measure of Algarve's accursedness is that practically every other kingdom in the world has lined up with Swemmel and against Mezentio."
  • "The measure of Unkerlant's accursedness is that King Swemmel's subjects fight by the tens of thousands for murderous Mezentio against their own sovereign."
  • Who can sufficiently describe and deplore our accursedness, our great, enormous vanity, the great misery into which we voluntarily throw ourselves? for more
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