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

  • n. A contemptible or detestable person.
  • adj. Abominable; detestable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An illegitimate child born of unwed parents.
  • n. The son of a prostitute.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A bastard; colloquially, a low, scurvy fellow; -- used generally in contempt, or in coarse humor. Also used adjectively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A bastard: used generally in contempt, or in coarse familiarity, and without exactness of meaning.
  • Bastard-like; mean; scurvy: used in contempt, or in coarse familiarity, and applied to persons or things.

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

  • n. the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
  • n. insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous

Etymologies

Compound of whore +‎ son: the son of a whore. (Wiktionary)

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