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cuss a blue streak

To use profane language with great rapidity and intensity. My dad cussed a blue streak after he found out I'd put a dent in his car.
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cuss out

To use profane language as a reprimand or attack. I cussed out the driver that nearly backed into my car.
See also: cuss, out

cuss a blue streak

Rur. to curse a great deal. When she dropped the brick on her toe, she cussed a blue streak. Bill could cuss a blue streak by the time he was eight years old.
See also: blue, cuss, streak

cuss someone out

to curse at someone. Dad cussed me out for losing the money he gave me. The little kid cussed out his brother, shocking his grandmother.
See also: cuss, out
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Predictably, cussedly, Victor Hugo exclaimed:' Je t'aime, exil
As cussedly fuddy-duddy as it may sound, I firmly believe that the business of dancing is still predominantly dancing, rather than mixed media, where the likes of Robert Wilson and Robert LePage are obvious masters.
I thought about it and said no, he had, rather, beaten his way back through the overgrown jungle of bureaucratic media to the original path of nineteenth-century journalism, when journalism was actually a popular, participatory sport, and editors swore openly and imbibed freely and spat tobacco and carried guns and cussedly attacked politicians and other editors by name as varmints unworthy of becoming roadkill.
Even the most cussedly autonomous ombudsmen can't help reflecting and defending the values of their colleagues.
As the great and cussedly idiosyncratic poet-critic Yvor Winters has explained, the work of the poet is to render in language a human experience, taking great care to match the connotative or emotional charge of the language used to the motivating impulse of the poem.
Feldshuh, Lane and Paquin play three cussedly determined women, all defined very differently by their ages and the times they lived through, yet all equipped with marvelous depths of compassion and forgiveness for one another.