Blasted Blast"ed, a. 1. Blighted; withered. [1913 Webster]

Upon this blasted heath. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. Confounded; accursed; detestable. [1913 Webster]

Some of her own blasted gypsies. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

3. Rent open by an explosive. [1913 Webster]

The blasted quarry thunders, heard remote. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Blasted — Blast 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.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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