damn

Damn is a common, somewhat naughty exclamation. In one sense it means to condemn or send someone to hell, as in "God damn it!" Other times it means "a little amount," as in "I don't give a damn about baseball."

People can give a damn, damn others to hell, and complain about the damn weather. Some religious people believe their sins could damn them to an eternity of torment and hellfire. You should be careful when peppering your speech with damn, as it might offend some ears. But sometimes damn can be used positively, as in "They make the best damn pizza in town!"

Definitions of damn
1

n something of little value

“his promise is not worth a damn
Synonyms:
darn, hoot, red cent
Type of:
ineptitude, worthlessness
having no qualities that would render it valuable or useful

adj used as expletives

“oh, damn (or goddamn)!”
Synonyms:
cursed, curst
deserving a curse; sometimes used as an intensifier

adj expletives used informally as intensifiers

“he's a damn (or goddam or goddamned) fool”
Synonyms:
cursed, curst
deserving a curse; sometimes used as an intensifier

v wish harm upon; invoke evil upon

Synonyms:
anathemise, anathemize, bedamn, beshrew, curse, imprecate, maledict
Antonyms:
bless
give a benediction to
Type of:
arouse, bring up, call down, call forth, conjure, conjure up, evoke, invoke, put forward, raise, stir
summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic

adv extremely

Synonyms:
all-fired, bloody

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