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goddamn

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noun, often capitalized god·damn \ˈgä(d)-ˈdam\
variants: or

goddam

Definition of goddamn

informal, sometimes offensive

  1. :  damn they were in no mood to give a good goddamn about anything — Robert Lowry

1640

First Known Use of goddamn

1640


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goddamn

verb, often capitalized god·damn
variants: or

goddam

Definition of goddamn

informal, sometimes offensive

  1. :  damn

1928

First Known Use of goddamn

1928

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