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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of bastardize.
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- adj. deriving from more than one source or style.
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- adj. deriving from more than one source or style
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Harry Potter is a fantasy series that raps off its “spells” in bastardized Latin and never addresses the question of Deity or religious worship.
So instead of using an existing Latin word, they instead invented a NEW Latin word bastardized from two very different Greek words.
Per Madison's quote above, any and all decisions reached by the Court's in any state in this nation must be considered with the intent of the founders also in mind above all else, otherwise we do not have Constitutional government, we have a "bastardized" form of it.
I hope you can allow yourself to suffer through this 'bastardized' material to see the true worth in changing things for the sake of film.
I then kind of bastardized it and accidentally called my mom's dog a "special needs snowflake" which apparently offended her.
But more and more homosexual pairs are becoming parents, which creates a paradox: if gays can have children but cannot marry, what kind of bastardized definition of family is society imposing on their offspring?
However, I am the only English-speaking person in my colonia, so I have to use my "bastardized" Spanish.
Nazir Razak, chief executive of financial-services company CIMB Group, said at a business forum this year that the NEP had been "bastardized" to benefit a few politically-connected Malays through government contracts.
Newly elected Ward 14 Councilman Brian Cummins stated, "from what I can tell, most of the properties are not too" bastardized "and while the letter is the smoking gun, I think we should re-set the clock and ask the people what they want."
• UPDATE: Jewish Federation responds to claim that they "bastardized" art