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doggone

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verb dog·gone \ˈdäg-ˈgän, ˈdȯg-ˈgȯn\

Definition of doggone

doggoned

doggoning

  1. :  damn

Origin and Etymology of doggone

euphemism for God damn


First Known Use: 1828


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doggone

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adjective or adverb dog·gone \ˌdäg-ˌgän(d), ˌdȯg-ˌgȯn(d)\

Definition of doggone

  1. :  damned

1851

First Known Use of doggone

1851

Variants of doggone

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doggoned


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doggone

noun dog·gone

Definition of doggone

  1. :  damn

1928

First Known Use of doggone

1928



DOGGONE Defined for English Language Learners

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doggone

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verb dog·gone \ˈdäg-ˈgän, ˈdȯg-ˈgȯn\

Definition of doggone for English Language Learners

  • —used as a more polite form of damn


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doggone

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adjective or adverb dog·gone \ˌdäg-ˌgän(d), ˌdȯg-ˌgȯn(d)\

Definition of doggone for English Language Learners

  • —used as a more polite form of damn


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