A person who was born out of wedlock, and hence often considered an illegitimate descendant. (noun)
A mongrel. A biological cross between different breeds, groups or varieties. (noun)
A contemptible, inconsiderate, overly or arrogantly rude or spiteful person. See asshole, sod. (noun)
A man, a fellow, a male friend. (noun)
A child that does not know his or her father. (noun)
Something extremely difficult or unpleasant to deal with. (noun)
A variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin, fake or counterfeit. (noun)
An intermediate-grade steel file; also : bastard file. (noun)
A sweet wine. (noun)
of or like a bastard (illegitimate human descendant) (adjective)
of or like a bastard (bad person) (adjective)
of or like a mongrel, bastardized creature/cross (adjective)
of abnormal, irregular or otherwise inferior qualities (size, shape etc.) (adjective)
spurious, lacking genuinity of authenticity: counterfeit, fake (adjective)
Exclamation of strong dismay or strong sense of being upset. (interjection)
To bastardize. (verb)
Examples of word bastard
Newcomer Kit Harington tells TVGuide that he had to learn to embrace the term "bastard," which is used quite frequently and openly in the series to describe his character Jon Snow, the illegitimate son of Winterfell's Lord Ned Stark Sean Bean.
"I don't care what you call the bastard," Joe said.
It evoked the word bastard: "something that is spurious, irregular, inferior or of questionable origin."
Kayu arau (Casuarina littorea) is often termed a bastard-pine, and as such gave name to the Isle of Pines discovered by Captain Cook.
“Sounds like the poor bastard is infected with the fungus.”