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adjective (or adverb)

variants or less commonly blankety
: damned
used as a generalized expression of disapproval
the interruptions for those blankety-blank … commercialsJack Gould
do what he blankety-blank well pleasesGerard Smith


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: wretch, fool
used as a generalized expression of disapproval
that blankety-blank can't make up his mind whether he's for us or against usNewsweek

Word History


Adjective (or adverb)

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“Blankety-blank.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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