blighter blighter

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a persistently annoying person
  2. (n) a boy or man

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Ye ought t' be a wee bit more careful wi' yer yammerin, ye scurvy blighter - though yer doin' a fine job o' foistin' yerself, by my lights.
  2. The best way to deal with a foreigner, any old-school Brit will tell you, is to shout at the blighter in English until he catches on.
  3. And if it be a daughter, just bounce her on your knee,And if it be a son, send the blighter out to sea,With bell-bottom trousers and a coat of navy.

News

  1. South Korea orders more ground surveillance radars

    CAMBRIDGE, England, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- More ground surveillance radars to monitor the demilitarized zone in the Korean Peninsula have been ordered from Blighter Surveillance Systems of Britain.
    on October 9, 2013     Source: UPI

  2. Blighter Ground Surveillance Radars Deployed to Monitor Korean Demilitarised Zone (DMZ)

    CAMBRIDGE, England, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Blighter Surveillance Systems (www.blighter.com), a British electronic-scanning radar and sensor solution provider, has won a contract to supply the South Korean Armed Forces with its Blighter® B400 electronic-scanning radars....
    on October 9, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

Quotes

  1. "I don't care who I compare the blighter with provided he loses" Kinnock argued loyally.
    on Sep 29, 2009 By: Neil Kinnock Source: Sky News

  2. Caught by Solkar, Luckhurst said while walking, "Wait you blighter, the series isn't over yet."
    on Jun 26, 2005 By: Brian Luckhurst Source: CricInfo.com

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