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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Affected by blight--anything that mars or events growth or prosperity; (of foodstuffs) not in an edible or usable condition; Having the character or disposition harmed by pampering or oversolicitous attention.

Usage examples (36)
  • 'Well, how spoilt is the great man?' inquired Lord John, mischievously.
  • The fact that he was heir to a title spoilt him.
  • Twelve of the votes were spoilt, meaning 220 votes out of a possible 29,540 were cast.
  • I met a couple of lads from this our OTA university and they are "spoilt" beyond repairs u get what i mean? for more
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