[god-dam] /ˈgɒdˈdæm/ Informal: Sometimes Offensive.
(used as an exclamation of any strong feeling, especially of disgust or irritation, and often followed by it.)
the utterance of “goddamn” in swearing or for emphasis.
something of negligible value; damn:
not to give a good goddamn.
verb (used with object)
to curse (someone or something) as being contemptible or worthless; damn.
verb (used without object)
to use the word “goddamn”; swear.
an oath expressing anger, surprise, etc
(intensifier): a goddamn fool
late 14c., from god + damn.
Mais, fussent-ils [les anglais] cent mille Goddem de plus qu’a present, ils n’auront pas ce royaume. [Joan of Arc, 1431, quoted in Prosper de Barante’s “Histoire des ducs de Bourgogne”]
Goddammes was the nickname given by Puritans to Cavaliers, in consequence of the latter’s supposed frequent employment of that oath.
Accursed; wretched; nasty; fucking •Often used for euphony and rhythm of emphasis: Take your God-damn foot off my God-damn toes
[1851+; much older than the date given; as an oath, found by 1640]
[god-damd] /ˈgɒdˈdæmd/ Informal: Sometimes Offensive. adjective, superlative goddamnedest or goddamndest. 1. (def 2). 2. (especially in the superlative) unusually difficult to deal with; extremely complicated or peculiar. adverb 3. . [god-dam] /ˈgɒdˈdæm/ Informal: Sometimes Offensive. interjection 1. (used as an exclamation of any strong feeling, especially of disgust or irritation, and often followed by it.) […]
[god-dam-it] /ˈgɒdˈdæm ɪt/ interjection, (sometimes initial capital letter) Informal: Sometimes Offensive. 1. (used to express anger, perplexity, amazement, etc.)
[god-daw-ter] /ˈgɒdˌdɔ tər/ noun 1. a female godchild. /ˈɡɒdˌdɔːtə/ noun 1. a female godchild n. girl one sponsors at her baptism, mid-13c., from god + daughter.
[god] /gɒd/ noun 1. the one Supreme Being, the creator and ruler of the universe. 2. the Supreme Being considered with reference to a particular attribute: the God of Islam. 3. (lowercase) one of several deities, especially a male deity, presiding over some portion of worldly affairs. 4. (often lowercase) a supreme being according to […]