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Dictionary entry overview: What does bastard mean?
• BASTARD (noun)
The noun BASTARD has 3 senses:
1. insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
2. the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
3. derogatory term for a variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin
Familiarity information: BASTARD used as a noun is uncommon.
• BASTARD (adjective)
The adjective BASTARD has 1 sense:
1. fraudulent; having a misleading appearance
Familiarity information: BASTARD used as an adjective is very rare.