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English definition of “bastard”

bastard

noun [C] (UNPLEASANT)    /ˈbɑː.stəd/ US  /ˈbæs.tɚd/ offensive
an unpleasant person: He was a bastard to his wife. You lied to me, you bastard!humorous You won again? You lucky bastard! (= I don't think you deserve it) This crossword's a bastard (= very difficult).
(Definition of bastard noun (UNPLEASANT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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