Search Result for "blamed":
1. expletives used informally as intensifiers;
- Example: "he's a blasted idiot"
- Example: "it's a blamed shame"
- Example: "a blame cold winter"
- Example: "not a blessed dime"
- Example: "I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or goddamned) if I'll do any such thing"
- Example: "he's a damn (or goddam or goddamned) fool"
- Example: "a deuced idiot"
- Example: "an infernal nuisance"
[syn: blasted, blame, blamed, blessed, damn, damned, darned, deuced, goddam, goddamn, goddamned, infernal]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Blame \Blame\ (bl[=a]m), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Blamed (bl[=a]md); p. pr. & vb. n. Blaming.] [OE. blamen, F. bl[^a]mer, OF. blasmer, fr. L. blasphemare to blaspheme, LL. also to blame, fr. Gr. blasfhmei^n to speak ill, to slander, to blaspheme, fr. bla`sfhmos evil speaking, perh, for blapsi`fhmos; bla`psis injury (fr. bla`ptein to injure) + fh`mh a saying, fr. fa`nai to say. Cf. Blaspheme, and see Fame.] [1913 Webster] 1. To censure; to express disapprobation of; to find fault with; to reproach. [1913 Webster] We have none to blame but ourselves. --Tillotson. [1913 Webster] 2. To bring reproach upon; to blemish. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] She . . . blamed her noble blood. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] To blame, to be blamed, or deserving blame; in fault; as, the conductor was to blame for the accident. [1913 Webster] You were to blame, I must be plain with you. --Shak. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
49 Moby Thesaurus words for "blamed": absolute, accused, arraigned, blankety-blank, blasted, blessed, bloody, charged, cited, complete, confounded, consummate, dadburned, damnable, danged, darn, darned, dashed, denounced, deuced, doggone, doggoned, downright, execrable, goldanged, goldarned, goshdarn, gross, impeached, implicated, impugned, in complicity, incriminated, inculpated, indicted, infernal, involved, out-and-out, perfect, rank, regular, reproached, ruddy, straight-out, tasked, taxed, under attack, under fire, unmitigated