(noun, adjective, verb, adverb, interjection)


1. used as expletives

- oh, damn (or goddamn)!

Similar word(s): cursed, curst

2. expletives used informally as intensifiers

- I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or goddamned) if I'll do any such thing

- he's a damn (or goddam or goddamned) fool

Similar word(s): cursed, curst, blame, blamed, blasted, blessed, damned, darned, deuced, goddam, infernal


1. extremely

Similar word(s): bloody

Sentences with damn as an adverb:

- That car was going damn fast!


1. (profane) Used to express anger, irritation, disappointment, annoyance, contempt, etc. See also dammit.


1. something of little value

- his promise is not worth a damn

Similar word(s): darn, hoot, shucks

Definition categories: attribute, ineptitude, worthlessness

Sentences with damn as a noun:

- said a few damns and left

- The new hires aren't worth a damn.

- I don’t give a damn.


1. wish harm upon; invoke evil upon

Similar word(s): anathemise, anathemize, bedamn, beshrew, curse, imprecate, maledict

Definition categories: communication, arouse, conjure, evoke, invoke, raise, stir

Sentences with damn as a verb:

- The official position is that anyone who does this will be damned for all eternity.

- Only God can damn'. — I damn you eternally, fiend!

- I’m afraid that if I speak out on this, I’ll be damned as a troublemaker.

- That man stole my wallet. Damn him!