verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of cuss
OTHER WORDS FROM cusscusser, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH cusscurse, cuss
Example sentences from the Web for cuss
Instead, “VAMS has become a cuss word,” Marshall Taylor, head of South Carolina’s health department, told state lawmakers in January.What went wrong with America’s $44 million vaccine data system?|Cat Ferguson|January 30, 2021|MIT Technology Review
So often, cussing as an insult is employed lazily in scripts.
I had stopped cussing, because the widow didn't like it; but now I took to it again because pap hadn't no objections.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
At last, he fairly began blubbring; now cussing and nashing his teeth, now praying dear Mr. Deuceace to grant him mercy.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush|William Makepeace Thackeray
Every time he busted out into another cussing spell they would start another hymn.Danny's Own Story|Don Marquis
"If that's the case, I'm going to quit cussing, and say my prayers every night," Andy Green asserted emphatically.Flying U Ranch|B. M. Bower
The old gentleman have quit his religious cussing now and have took to fussing.The Jessica Letters: An Editor's Romance|Paul Elmer More