cuss out

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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 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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Ink Knudson's been quietly cussing out stubborn horses for 56 years.
The main crisis here - which means the somewhat murky ethical one that doesn't involve cussing out deadbeat customers, wrestling wigs from the jaws of determined dogs, confusing the Ulster pronunciation of ``hairpiece'' with ``herpes'' and, y'know, dodging car bombs - emerges when, to win some kind of sales competition, Colm considers a group sale to a cell of bald IRA terrorists.
Then on Wednesday, Davis Cup player Vince Spadea dropped out (overhydration) and Marcelo Rios was defaulted for cussing out an official.
With third-seeded Marcelo Rios out of the picture after being defaulted Wednesday for cussing out an official, and with Andre Agassi having withdrawn (back injury), No.