Pronunciation: (ek'si-krāt"), [key]
—v., -crat•ed, -crat•ing.
1. to detest utterly; abhor; abominate.
2. to curse; imprecate evil upon; damn; denounce: He execrated all who opposed him.
to utter curses.
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