Definition of blankety in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈblaŋkəti
(also blankety-blank)

adjective & noun

  • Used euphemistically to replace a word considered obscene or taboo: [as adjective]: it’s time to ditch the blankety-blank tax code
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    • What is the name of the blankety-blank biped species responsible for leaving messy spots around public toilet seats?
    • There's some truth to what he says, although saying that is just plain blankety-blank stupid.
    • No calls can come in, none can go out - it effectively turns the blankety-blank cell phone off.

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