A baby born out of wedlock. In the past known also by such weird and wonderful names as: Bantling, Base, Base-born, Bastardus, Begotten in adultery, Begotten in fornication, Born extra, By-blow, By-chip, By-scape, By-slip, Chance begot, Child of shame, Come by chance, In sin begotten, Love begot, Lovechild, Merrybegot, Misbegotten, Son of no certain man, Spuriosus, Supputed son, Whoreson and many more.
Commonly used word for an illegitimate person. Approximately 98% of traffic wardens are illegitimate. As are 87% of bank managers, 93% of lawyers, and 97% of politicians. There is an Worldwide Society of Bastards, who regularly appoint their members to the International Order of Bastard. As you may have guessed, Inspector Unnecessary-Violence is a member of this noble league.
An illegitimate child, born of a relationship between two persons not married (i.e., not in wedlock) to each other, or who are not married to each other at the time of the child's birth. Conception out of wedlock does not usually constitute bastardy.
A bastard in the law of England and Wales was a person whose parents, at the time of their birth, were not married to each other. A person conceived to a couple not married to each other but who subsequently marry before the birth would not be treated as a bastard.
term used by friends and enemies to describe their friends and/or their enemies. If you can't understand what is meant, you're probably a stupid bastard. This word probably has 50 meanings, so it could make or fill up a glossary by itself
Bastard is a blackletter typeface designed by Jonathan Barnbrook (b. 1966) in 1990. The name derives from a typographic classification known as Bastarda. The Bastard face is an exploration of the blackletter face (the earliest types, similar to those made by Gutenberg, and based upon monastic script) with a simple kit of parts.The face is available in three weights: Spindly Bastard, Fat Bastard, and Even Fatter Bastard.
Bastard was a late '80s / early '90s Japanese hardcore punk band from Tokyo. Bastard released an EP and an LP, with both later compiled into a discography release. Members went on to play in Judgement, Forward, and Buzzy Yamato-Cho Band.
Bastard is the 4th album of Blind Passengers, released in 1999. It was their first entry at the official German Album Charts and released under both Dragnet Records and Sony Music Entertainment (Germany).
Australian usage: a term of familiarity rather than abuse ie "not a bad poor bloody old bastard". However, a Bad Bastard is a person who really should be pushed off the nearest cliff. OR, "It was a bastard" means it was very hard, dirty work.