Blighting Blight"ing, a. Causing blight. [1913 Webster]

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  • blighting — blaɪt n. disease, plague, scourge; affliction, destruction v. destroy, ruin; cause to wither and die (of a plant) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blighting — blight·ing …   English syllables

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  • blightingly — adverb see blighting * * * blightˈingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑blight * * * blightingly, adv. (ˈblaɪtɪŋlɪ) [f. prec. + ly2.] In a blighting manner; with blighting influence …   Useful english dictionary

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  • 1952 steel strike — on essentially the same terms the union had proposed four months earlier. [Marcus, Truman and the Steel Seizure Case: The Limits of Presidential Power, 1977, p. 253.] Wage control policy during the Korean WarOn February 9, 1950, Senator Joseph… …   Wikipedia

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