swear at

Curse, use abusive, violent, or blasphemous language against, as in He has a way of swearing at all the other drivers on the road. [Late 1600s]


Nearby words

  1. swaziland,
  2. swazzle,
  3. swbs,
  4. swbw,
  5. swear,
  6. swear by,
  7. swear in,
  8. swear jar,
  9. swear like a trooper,
  10. swear off

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