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blasted

adjective uk   /ˈblɑː.stɪd/ us    /ˈblæs-/

blasted adjective (ANGRY)

[before noun] old-fashioned informal used in phrases to express anger: I've forgotten my blasted keys!

blasted adjective (DAMAGED)

literary used to refer to a plant or piece of land that has been damaged or destroyed by extreme cold, heat, or wind: a blasted heath

blasted adjective (DRUNK)

[after verb] informal drunk: Patrick got absolutely blasted last night.
Translations of “blasted”
in Chinese (Traditional) 憤怒, 該死的,討厭的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 愤怒, 该死的,讨厌的…
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