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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blast·ed a.
 1. Blighted; withered.
    Upon this blasted heath. --Shak.
 2. Confounded; accursed; detestable.
    Some of her own blasted gypsies.   --Sir W. Scott.
 3. Rent open by an explosive.
    The blasted quarry thunders, heard remote.   --Wordsworth.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blast, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Blasted; p. pr. & vb. n. Blasting.]
 1. To injure, as by a noxious wind; to cause to wither; to stop or check the growth of, and prevent from fruit-bearing, by some pernicious influence; to blight; to shrivel.
    Seven thin ears, and blasted with the east wind.   --Gen. xii. 6.
 2. Hence, to affect with some sudden violence, plague, calamity, or blighting influence, which destroys or causes to fail; to visit with a curse; to curse; to ruin; as, to blast pride, hopes, or character.
    I'll cross it, though it blast me.   --Shak.
    Blasted with excess of light.   --T. Gray.
 3. To confound by a loud blast or din.
 With brazen din blast you the city's ear.   --Shak.
 4. To rend open by any explosive agent, as gunpowder, dynamite, etc.; to shatter; as, to blast rocks.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: made uninhabitable; "upon this blasted heath"- Shakespeare;
             "a wasted landscape" [syn: desolate, desolated, devastated,
              ravaged, ruined, wasted]
      2: expletives used informally as intensifiers; "he's a blasted
         idiot"; "it's a blamed shame"; "a blame cold winter"; "not
         a blessed dime"; "I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or
         goddamned) if I'll do any such thing"; "he's a damn (or
         goddam or goddamned) fool"; "a deuced idiot"; "tired or
         his everlasting whimpering"; "an infernal nuisance" [syn:
         blame, blamed, blessed, damn, damned, darned,
         deuced, everlasting, goddam, goddamn, goddamned,