Maledict meaning

mălĭ-dĭkt
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Accursed.
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To pronounce a curse against.
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Accursed; hateful.
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To curse.
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Origin of maledict

  • Middle English maladicte from Latin maledictus past participle of maledīcere to curse male ill mel-3 in Indo-European roots dīcere to speak deik- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition