damnation

noun dam·na·tion \ dam-ˈnā-shən \

Definition of damnation

: the act of damning : the state of being damned

Examples of damnation in a Sentence

  1. The minister spoke about death and damnation.

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First Known Use of damnation

14th century

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Definition of damnation for English Language Learners

  • : the state of being in hell as punishment after death



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