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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The status of being born to parents who were not married.

Usage examples (25)
  • 157 Amongst Moslems bastardy is a sore offence and a love-child is exceedingly rare.
  • The area of England with the lowest bastardy rate?
  • This fear of bastardy runs throughout Shakespeare.
  • There was the matter of that charge of bastardy .. .. for more
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