English noun: cuss
|1.||cuss (person) a persistently annoying person|
|Synonyms||blighter, gadfly, pest, pesterer|
|Broader (hypernym)||persecutor, tormenter, tormentor|
|Narrower (hyponym)||nudnick, nudnik|
|2.||cuss (person) a boy or man|
|Samples||That chap is your host.|
There's a fellow at the door.
He's a likable cuss.
He's a good bloke.
|Synonyms||blighter, bloke, chap, fella, feller, fellow, gent, lad|
|Broader (hypernym)||male, male person|
|3.||cuss (communication) profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger|
|Samples||Expletives were deleted.|
|Synonyms||curse, curse word, expletive, oath, swearing, swearword|
English verb: cuss
|1.||cuss (communication) utter obscenities or profanities|
|Samples||The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street.|
|Synonyms||blaspheme, curse, imprecate, swear|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||express, give tongue to, utter, verbalise, verbalize|