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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An act that debases or corrupts; Declaring or proving (someone) to be illegitimate

Usage examples (25)
  • The annulment of their marriage resulted in the bastardization of their children
  • Governors Island hamlet called Goverthing (a bastardization of a Dutch word).
  • The "bastardization" of Latinos with this cancerous American culture could carry a decimating price.
  • • The "bastardization" of public art in Harrisburg for more
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