bastardised


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Adj.1.bastardised - deriving from more than one source or style
beaux arts, fine arts - the study and creation of visual works of art
impure - combined with extraneous elements
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Standing before the lawmakers, Mohammed said his name has been punned and bastardised on social media.
'Standards in this country are bastardised so the distribution companies are using that to break even because the overhead cost for the production and distribution of electricity is very high while the tariff is very low so the distribution companies which deal directly with the consumers have to rely on estimated billing to increase their revenue'.
When forced to use it, they use its bastardised version.
Lim also criticised Najib for claiming yesterday that Malays would be 'bastardised' (terbangsat) if Umno ever lost power.
I relaxed this rule just once - within two weeks I had lost a national referendum, divided the Conservative Party, split the country and lost my job" George Osborne "Every area I grew up in has been totally, utterly bastardised into a gentrified hell hole" Lord (John) Bird, founder of the Big Issue WRITE Letters Editor Media Wales Ltd, Six Park Street, Cardiff CF10 1XR e-mail readers@walesonline.co.uk NOTE please include your name and address for publication and a daytime telephone number "I would cry but I didn't want to mess up my eyelashes" Singer Dolly Parton, an advocate of "lashings" of cosmetics, as she received a lifetime achievement award on reaching 70
"Every area I grew up in has been totally, utterly bastardised into a gentrified hell hole" - Lord (John) Bird, founder of the Big Issue.
Every area I grew up in has been totally, utterly bastardised into a gentrified hell hole Lord (John) Bird, founder of the Big Issue He is rocking, I can easily see him going on Actor Michael Douglas on his veteran film star father Kirk Douglas, who is approaching 100 All I can do is cry, and that's what happens.
It would seem that the very word Socialist has become bastardised amongst many in the party, who seem only too willing to follow a consenus set by the Tory press.
But this is Ireland, where an expression of "regret" is real currency - a bit like a bastardised version of Monopoly, you get out of jail free, pass Go and collect [euro]27million.
The first set was a thing of beauty, the best to have graced this tournament at this stage for many a year, due completely to the fact it was free from the Bollettieristyle, one-dimensional, slugging, grunting, forehandoriented tennis that has bastardised the women's game.
The action is preceded with a bastardised version of the Shipping Forecast which is, in its own words, "variable" and with "flashes of silliness".
The city council has adopted its own take on Pol Pot's Year Zero - in which cultural legacies were bastardised and obliterated - in its policy on public art.