A blighted rose. From Wordnet, Princeton University.
Noun : Extravagance was the blight of the family. ,urban blight. From Dictionary.com.
Verb (used with object) : Frost blighted the crops. ,Illness blighted his hopes. From Dictionary.com.
What they do in "blighted inner city neighborhoods" is displace the people who have historically lived there. From Wordnik.com. [Forest City Covington and SunCal Early Favorites for Corporate Welfare IRBIE Awards] Reference
Hopes sapped, name blighted, Life's life lied away?. From Wordnik.com. [The Works of Lord Byron. Vol. 2] Reference
Hopes sapp'd, name blighted, Life's life lied away?. From Wordnik.com. [Lord Byron jugé par les témoins de sa vie. English] Reference
Homelessness is on the rise and many neighborhoods remain blighted. From Wordnik.com. [Irwin Redlener, M.D.: Forget Recovery -- Can New Orleans and the Gulf Coast Survive?] Reference
The condition, known as a blighted ovum, means the embryo is simply too weak to survive. From Wordnik.com. [Getting Pregnant] Reference
AZUSA - After a fire burnt a portion of a what city officials have called blighted housing. From Wordnik.com. [San Gabriel Valley Tribune Most Viewed] Reference
TWA sits gorgeously empty and GM's Technical Center recalls a blighted industry's better days. From Wordnik.com. Reference
Apparently it's called a blighted ovum, a term I'd never heard before...and really wish I'd still never heard. From Wordnik.com. [All the Preparation in the World - SpouseBUZZ] Reference
She had not waited for my presence, because she knew the bridal wreath woven for her would recall the blighted bloom of mine. From Wordnik.com. [Ernest Linwood or, The Inner Life of the Author] Reference
A survey to determine if the neighborhood is "blighted" - a precondition invoked to justify eviction via eminent domain. From Wordnik.com. [The Bwog] Reference
I'd like to see a map of the proposed "blighted" area. From Wordnik.com. [Portland "urban renewal" abuse hits new low (Jack Bog's Blog)] Reference
The politicians don't even have to use the "blighted" word. From Wordnik.com. [Feelings, nothing more than feelings (Jack Bog's Blog)] Reference
They have all been condemned as "blighted" by Norwood, Ohio. From Wordnik.com. [Coyote Blog » 2005 » June] Reference
The area was recently rezoned because of how "blighted" it is. From Wordnik.com. [Portland neighbors vs. apartment bunkers, Round 938 (Jack Bog's Blog)] Reference
Hey, what's more "blighted" than a mothballed skyscraper construction pit?. From Wordnik.com. [Jack Bog's Blog: September 2009 Archives] Reference
I would also like to see someone defend the current definition of "blighted". From Wordnik.com. [Sound Politics: Absence of Justice] Reference
In late 2007, the council passed an ordinance declaring the CCRP area "blighted". From Wordnik.com. [Might Makes Blight: Eminent Domain v. Free Speech in Clarksville, Tennessee] Reference
The real rub is deciding what is a "blighted" area and then what is a "public purpose.". From Wordnik.com. [Eminent domain moratorium on Thursday Council agenda - BatesLine] Reference
Asbury Park Press - 7/13/2007: "Belmar bakery not" blighted "; Ruling a blow to redevelopment". From Wordnik.com. [Archive 2007-07-01] Reference
So the city of Long Branch labeled the beachfront community "blighted," and proceeded with its plans. From Wordnik.com. [CNN Transcript Feb 25, 2006] Reference
Ledger - 7/20/2007: "Judge rules city failed to prove that Mulberry Street site is 'blighted'" -- archived here. From Wordnik.com. [Redevelopment: Newark's Mulberry Street lesson for Plainfield] Reference
In 2002, the city San Jose declared a full third of its area "blighted" to create one massive merged redevelopment zone. From Wordnik.com. [Black Market Kidneys » Blight: Not Just for the Prolies Anymore] Reference
Yes, I noted the NY Times spin--it wasn't a 'blighted' residentail neighborhood, it was a 'faded' residential neighborhood. From Wordnik.com. [Has the Court "erased the Public Use Clause from our Constitution"?] Reference
Hope sapped, name blighted, Life's life lied away? ". From Wordnik.com. [The Works of Lord Byron. Vol. 4] Reference
Hopes sapp'd, name blighted, Life's life lied away? ". From Wordnik.com. [Lord Byron jugé par les témoins de sa vie. English] Reference
Property prices 'blighted' by nuclear power station plans. From Wordnik.com. [Whitehaven News headlines] Reference
TIF districts are intended to spur development in "blighted" communities. From Wordnik.com. [CBS13/CW31: Sacramento's Source For Breaking News, Weather and Traffic] Reference
TIF projects involve "blighted" properties a case-by-case basis, chosen by the City Council. From Wordnik.com. [McCook Daily Gazette Headlines] Reference
This land is much more "blighted" and would struggle to improve with out some government assistance. From Wordnik.com. [The Daily News - News] Reference
That would be the "blighted" soccer stadium that was last renovated at the turn of the 21st century. From Wordnik.com. [Portland Mercury] Reference
Millions are asking as the whole country heads for a Detroit like "blighted" by capitalism slum future. From Wordnik.com. [Sydney Indymedia - Comments] Reference
Far from being a 'blighted' decade, the 70s marked the zenith of progressive politics, as I argued here. From Wordnik.com. [New Statesman] Reference
SoHo, once a "blighted" neighborhood, is a counter-example, where Moses's knock-down plans were defeated. From Wordnik.com. [BrothersJudd Blog] Reference
As most U.S. citizens have "blighted" the landscape in horrid summer clothes, they should really honor the. From Wordnik.com. [NewsBusters.org - Exposing Liberal Media Bias] Reference
At some point, "urban renewal" folks come in, destroy the "blighted" mall, rebuild it with taxpayer money. From Wordnik.com. [Robert Lindsay] Reference
It was turned into a city parking lot in order to provide tourist parking and clean up of "blighted" buildings. From Wordnik.com. [Recently Uploaded Slideshows] Reference
It's things JUST like this that they are regularly exposed to in these "blighted" areas of our cities and towns. From Wordnik.com. [The PA-IN Erudition] Reference
Carlisle City Council is being urged to buy vacant buildings in Warwick Road to prevent the area becoming "blighted". From Wordnik.com. [News round-up] Reference
TADs are economically "blighted" areas where property taxes collected above a certain level can be used for specified improvements. From Wordnik.com. [ajc.com - News] Reference
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