bliksem, noun, , interjection, , adjective, , and & adverb
- Also bliksom, bluxom.
- AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, literally ‘lightning’.
- Hence bliksem transitive verb, to curse (something) with the word ‘bliksem’; to beat (someone) up.1980 M. Mutloatse in Staffrider Vol.3 No.4, 40‘Well, if this bugger gets up he’s going to moer us again; or his chommies will get here and bliksem us to pieces.1991 J. Dewes in E. Prov. Herald 10 Dec. 5Inanimate things can..be bluxomed with ease: an obstinate wheelnut, a cigarette lighter that won’t work, a letter from a creditor, or a dog barking at dead of night.1991 D. Boswell Informant, Giyani, LimpopoI’m warning you. Don’t gooi me grief because I’m not in the mood...I’ll bliksem you.