bastard

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bastard /ˈbæstɚd/ Brit /ˈbɑːstəd/ noun
plural bastards
bastard
/ˈbæstɚd/ Brit /ˈbɑːstəd/
noun
plural bastards
Learner's definition of BASTARD
[count]
informal
offensive : a very bad or unpleasant man : a man who you strongly dislike or hate
sometimes offensive : a man who you think is lucky, unlucky, etc.
chiefly British, sometimes offensive : something that is difficult or unpleasant
usually offensive : a person whose parents were not married to each other : an illegitimate child sometimes used before another noun
◊ This use of bastard was common in the past, but it is now usually avoided.
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