Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Used as an intensive.
  • adjective Slang Drunk or intoxicated.
  • adjective Blighted, withered, or shriveled.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Confounded; execrable; detestable: used as a milder form of imprecation than damned.
  • In heraldry, deprived of leaves: said of a tree or a branch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Blighted; withered.
  • adjective Confounded; accursed; detestable.
  • adjective Rent open by an explosive.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of blast.
  • adjective Which has been subjected to an explosion.
  • adjective slang, slightly dated Accursed; damned.
  • adjective heraldry Whose branches bear no leaves; leafless.
  • adverb euphemistic Damned; extremely.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective expletives used informally as intensifiers

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Examples

  • Since we were blasted with snow last night, this means that we're prolly gonna get * blasted* tonight.

    qdiosa Diary Entry

  • His name blasted through her mind, and she recalled that she was here to hunt.

    Ecstasy in Darkness

  • His name blasted through her mind, and she recalled that she was here to hunt.

    Ecstasy in Darkness

  • The second saw his ashes blasted from a cannon, paid for by Johnny Depp, into the canyon behind his ranch.

    The gonzo guide to Aspen

  • Legal wrangling over the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy continued Monday, as the group suing to end it once again blasted the Obama administration's defense of the policy and another gay rights organization said the ban is indirectly responsible for the recent wave of suicides by gay teenagers.

    'Don't ask, don't tell' appeals process continues

  • We cannot see how deliverance will come or when it will come, but nothing is more certain that every trace of Hitler's footsteps, every stain of his infected, corroding fingers will be sponged and purged and, if need be, blasted from the surface of the earth.

    No to the Nazis

  • Also, with actual samples in pretty fair bulk in hand, we can determine the origin of meteorites that have also been blasted from the Moon that have landed on the Earth.

    Wayne Hale's NASA Blog: Making the Case - NASA Watch

  • On Sunday, Williams appeared on "Fox News Sunday" and again blasted NPR for its decision.

    NPR President Apologizes For Handling Of Juan Williams Firing

  • We cannot see how deliverance will come or when it will come, but nothing is more certain that every trace of Hitler's footsteps, every stain of his infected, corroding fingers will be sponged and purged and, if need be, blasted from the surface of the earth.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • I will then be blasted from the barrels of my favorite shotguns during the upland and waterfowl seasons.

    My Green Funeral

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  • O Fairest flower no sooner blown but blasted Milton, On the Death of a Fair Infant Dying of a Cough

    December 15, 2006