whatever one damn/damned well pleases

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of whatever one damn/damned well pleases

:whatever one wants
  • I'll do whatever I damn/damned well please.

Word by Word Definitions

whatever play
  1. : anything or everything that

  2. : no matter what

  3. : whatnot

  1. : any … that : all … that

  2. : no matter what

  3. : of any kind at all

  1. : in any case : whatever the case may be

damn play
  1. : to condemn to a punishment or fate

  2. : to condemn vigorously and often irascibly for some real or fancied fault or defect

  3. : to condemn as a failure by public criticism

  1. : the utterance of the word damn as a curse

  2. : a minimum amount or degree (as of care or consideration) : the least bit

  1. : damned

damned play
  1. : damnable

  2. : complete, utter

  3. : extraordinary

  1. : extremely, very

well play
  1. : an issue of water from the earth : a pool fed by a spring

  2. : source, origin

  3. : a pit or hole sunk into the earth to reach a supply of water

  1. : to rise to the surface and usually flow forth

  2. : to rise like a flood of liquid

  3. : to emit in a copious free flow

  1. : in a good or proper manner : justly, rightly

  2. : satisfactorily with respect to conduct or action

  3. : in a kindly or friendly manner

  1. used to indicate resumption of discourse or to introduce a remark

  2. used to express surprise or expostulation

  1. : prosperous, well-off

  2. : being in satisfactory condition or circumstances

  3. : being in good standing or favor

please play pleases
  1. : to afford or give pleasure or satisfaction

  2. : like, wish

  3. : to have the kindness

  1. used as a function word to express politeness or emphasis in a request

  2. used as a function word to express polite affirmation

  3. used as a function word to express scornful disagreement, disapproval, or disbelief


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