Bedeutung von “blight” — Learner’s Dictionary

blight

noun [ no plural ] us uk /blaɪt/

something that has a very bad effect on something, often for a long time:

the blight of poverty/unemployment
He became a blight on their lives.
blight verb [ T ]

to cause damage to or have a bad effect on something:

Injury has blighted his career.

(Definition von “blight” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)