Origin of cuss
OTHER WORDS FROM cusscusser, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH cusscurse, cuss
Words nearby cuss
How to use cuss in a sentence
If Republicans win big, Democrats will hang their heads and cuss the Koch brothers.
He's an ornery cuss kind of Republican, extremely critical of Bush and Cheney back in the day.
I wanted to kill the enemy and be a roughneck and cuss and spit tobacco, come home and do it again.‘Hell And Back Again’: PBS Airs Documentary On Wounded Marine|Jesse Ellison|May 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Jimmy Carter united the other members, who could all agree over “what an annoying cuss Carter could be.”Speed Read of ‘The Presidents Club,’ by Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy|Ben Jacobs|April 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He was also an ornery, obnoxious cuss, almost universally loathed by his contemporaries.
I don't blame him for killin' the cuss, not a bit; I'd have shot any man livin' that 'ad taken a good horse o' mine up that trail.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
I did think uh tryin' t' get off with their hosses, but I figured it wouldn't pay with that sharp-eared cuss on the watch.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Cuss him to-night, ef he's alive; an' ef his bed is soff' as wool, doan let him sleep for thinkin' of Miss Dory.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
Here this young cuss, Fire Bear, is traipsin' around as he pleases, on nothin' more than his word that he'll appear for trial.Mystery Ranch|Arthur Chapman
Texas Smith looked on with an approving grin, and suggested, "Better shute the dam cuss."Overland|John William De Forest