blast·​ed | \ ˈbla-stəd How to pronounce blasted (audio) \

Definition of blasted

1 : damaged by or as if by an explosive, lightning, wind, or supernatural force upon this blasted heath— William Shakespeare a blasted apple tree
2 : damned, detestable this blasted weather
3 slang : intoxicated from drugs or alcohol

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Examples of blasted in a Sentence

He got totally blasted at the party. that blasted car salesman cheated us
Recent Examples on the Web This loss was about OSU being unable to do a blasted thing because UW’s biggest players spent the night camping in its backfield. John Canzano | The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, "Canzano: Oregon State must face its biggest shortcoming after loss to Washington Huskies," 8 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of blasted

1540, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Blasted.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of blasted

: very bad or annoying
: very drunk

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