Damned - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- in danger of the eternal punishment of Hell (syn: cursed, doomed, unredeemed, unsaved)
...only a damned fool would say such a thing...
...it's a damned fine day...
He damned well knew it.
None of your damned nonsense!
he felt he had visited the realm of the damned
I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or goddamned) if I'll do any such thing
He damned them for their stupidity.
The critics damned the play on the first night.
• I'll be damned if I can find my keys (=I can't find them).
• I'll be damned if I let him in the house (=I won't let him in).
• I'll be damned! I haven't seen him for years!
I'll be damned if I can find my keys.
I'll be damned! I haven't seen you for years.
Damned if he didn't fall into the pond, flop!
You're my father and all that, but I'll be damned if you run me any more.