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damnable

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adjective dam·na·ble \ˈdam-nə-bəl\

Simple Definition of damnable

  • : deserving strong criticism : very bad, wrong, annoying, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of damnable

  1. 1 :  liable to or deserving condemnation

  2. 2 :  very bad :  detestable <damnable weather>

damnableness noun
damnably play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of damnable in a sentence

  1. <this damnable couch is falling apart>



14th Century

First Known Use of damnable

14th century



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