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.

One instance of the term being used can be found in a standup video by the comedian Jonathan Katz, originated 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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