not worth a darn

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of not worth a darn

chiefly US, informal
:without value :worthless
  • His opinion isn't worth a darn.

Word by Word Definitions

worth play
  1. : become

  1. : having monetary or material value

  2. : estimable

  1. : monetary value

  2. : the equivalent of a specified amount or figure

  3. : the value of something measured by its qualities or by the esteem in which it is held

  1. : equal in value to

  2. : having assets or income equal to

  3. : deserving of

darn play
  1. : to mend with interlacing stitches

  2. : to embroider by filling in with long running or interlacing stitches

  3. : to do darning

  1. : a place that has been darned

  1. : damned

  1. : damn

  1. : damn


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