blasted

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈblɑːst.ɪd/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈblæst.ɪd/
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VerbEdit

blasted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of blast

AdjectiveEdit

blasted (not comparable)

  1. Subjected to an explosion.
    The remains of the blasted tank were testament to the power of the landmine it had hit.
  2. Subjected to violent gusts of wind.
  3. (colloquial) Accursed; damned.
    I've tried for 2 hours to make this blasted part fit, and it still won’t go in.
  4. (heraldry) Whose branches bear no leaves; leafless.
  5. (colloquial) Damned; bloody.
    • 1930, Norman Lindsay, Redheap, Sydney: Ure Smith, published 1965, page 9:
      `I'm fed up with this blasted rot,' he exclaimed, as a general expression of emotion inspired by the Sabbath.
  6. (slang) Intoxicated, drunk.
    Dude, we got blasted last night.

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AdverbEdit

blasted (comparative more blasted, superlative most blasted)

  1. (colloquial) Damned; extremely.
    That dog is so blasted stubborn.

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