Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence.
  • adj. Unconcerned; nonchalant: had a blasé attitude about housecleaning.
  • adj. Very sophisticated.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Unimpressed with something because of over-familiarity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the sensibilities deadened by excess or frequency of enjoyment; sated or surfeited with pleasure; uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence; used up.
  • adj. very sophisticated; versed in the ways of the world.
  • adj. uninterested and attaching little importance; -- of attitudes toward duties.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Exhausted by enjoyment, especially by sensuous pleasures; having the healthy energies exhausted; weary and disgusted with life.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world
  • adj. nonchalantly unconcerned
  • adj. uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence

Etymologies

French, from past participle of blaser, to cloy, from French dialectal, to be chronically hung over, probably from Middle Dutch blāsen, to blow up, swell; see bhlē- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French blasé (Wiktionary)

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