blighter adj guy (or, rather, a more refined, more upper-class version thereof). Usually used in a slightly critical tone: Just wait until I get my hands on the blighter who steals my newspaper every morning. In categories Insults Related words Billy no-mates, bint, bloody, blooming 2 thoughts on “blighter” You are painfully American, aren’t you. The pronunciation of British slang should be given in British English, not American. You will never hear blighteR in Old Blighty. Try saying it that way and get laughed at. Reply I’m British but I’ve been laughed at plenty of times for many things… Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.