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noun [countable] bastard pronunciation in American English /ˈbæstərd/
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  1. 2
    impolite used after an adjective for talking to or about someone in a funny or sympathetic way

    a lucky/poor bastard

  2. 3
    old-fashioned someone whose parents are not married to each other. This word is now considered to be offensive.
  3. 4
    mainly British impolite something that is very difficult or annoying

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