What does Blursed mean?

Blursed is a term for the blur between being blessed and being caught in a curse.

It is used to describe a situation, that comes with its ups, as well as its downs.

The term is created by merging the two opposing words; blessed and cursed.

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What's the origin of Blursed?

“Blursed” is an internet-made slang term, which makes it impossible to pinpoint its origin.

What is known, is that on Urban Dictionary the first entry on the term was written in 2010.

Since then, the expression didn’t truly explode, though it did spread far on the web.

Spread & Usage

How did Blursed spread?

Since 2010, “blursed” had appeared on sites like Reddit, Twitter and Facebook, usually in the format of an image macro or a meme that is reflecting upon the ambiguity of certain situations and choices.

On May 11, 2018 the subreddit /r/blursedimages was created.

Since that time, people had been posting their “blursed” experiences and ideas on this thread.

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