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Blas'e \Bla*s['e]"\ (bl[.a]*z[asl]"), a. [F., p. p. of blaser.]

  1. Having the sensibilities deadened by excess or frequency of enjoyment; sated or surfeited with pleasure; uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence; used up.

    Syn: bored.

  2. very sophisticated; versed in the ways of the world. the blase traveler refers to the ocean he has crossed as `the pond'

    Syn: knowing, worldly.

  3. uninterested and attaching little importance; -- of attitudes toward duties. a blase attitude about housecleaning

    Syn: unconcerned.