Definition of blasted in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈblɑːstɪd/


1 [attributive] informal Used to express annoyance: make your own blasted coffee!
More example sentences
  • He won't be able to fight with it, let alone carry the blasted thing up a mountain!
  • Some brat even threw a rotten apple core at me and sped away in his blasted tricycle contraption before I could catch him.
  • Later that morning I brought the blasted computer into one of the two public lounges, settled into a plush chair and tried to concentrate.
damned, damn, blessed, flaming, precious, confounded, pestilential, rotten, wretched
North American informal goddam
Australian/New Zealand informal plurry
British informal, dated bally, ruddy, deuced
vulgar slang fucking, frigging
British vulgar slang sodding
Irish vulgar slang fecking
dated cursed, accursed, damnable
2 [attributive] literary Withered or blighted; laid waste: a blasted heath an area of blasted trees
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  • Driven mad, he wanders the blasted heath as his rivals watch the clan destroy itself.
  • Films and photographs of the time show ‘pitiful streams of helpless civilians trekking through a blasted landscape of broken cities and barren fields’.
  • It does look like a nuclear bomb has hit - kilometres of blasted earth, with just a few shells of houses and the odd palm tree left standing amongst the wasteland.
3 [predicative] informal Drunk: I got really blasted

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