Definition of blimming in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈblɪmɪŋ/


[attributive] British informal
Used to express annoyance or for emphasis: the blimming website is down tonight [as submodifier]: it’s blimming hot
More example sentences
  • It's blimming hard, but if you have the determination and a degree of talent you can get through it.
  • Wind is blimming freezing today.
  • It's only blimming Friday!


Early 20th century: alteration of blooming.

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