ANATHEMA's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of anathema
Definition:
n. solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse
n. imprecation; a curse; a malediction; ban or curse pronounced with religious solemnity by ecclesiastical authority
Example:
To the Ayatolla, America and the West were anathema; he loathed the democratic nations, cursing them in his dying words.
Only by silencing his critics can he hope to introduce the tax hikes, labour reforms and privatisations which were ordered by the Troika but are anathema to most of his party.
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