- damn (used euphemistically).
Origin of dang
First recorded in 1780–90
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Examples from the Web for dang
And, dang it, I would have been hanged almost as soon as say so much to a father.Tales And Novels, Volume 8 (of 10)
And he came into his own room vociferating, "Every last, dang, dirty penny!"Alice Adams
"Dang a dory," exclaimed the little man in gray, with a chuckle.Frank Merriwell's Cruise
Burt L. Standish
"Dang it all," reflected Young Thomas, forgetting that he was in church.
"Dang it all, though, I hope she will take me," said Young Thomas.
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Word Origin and History for dang
1793, euphemism for damn.
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