Definition of give a damn
- He doesn't give a damn what people think about him.
- Nobody gives a damn about us.
- I don't want to hear about her problems. I just don't give a damn.
- They don't seem to care a damn about their future.
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
: to condemn to a punishment or fate
: to condemn vigorously and often irascibly for some real or fancied fault or defect
: to condemn as a failure by public criticism
: the utterance of the word damn as a curse
: a minimum amount or degree (as of care or consideration) : the least bit
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