Origin of durned
Origin of durn
respelling to reflect regional pronunciation
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Examples from the Web for durned
It's so durned crooked they hav to burn crooked wood in the ingine.
Durned if I know which one of 'em got it; when I left they wuz still a biddin' on it.
Wall, now, that's purty good of ye, I'll be durned it it ain't.
If you didn't have his pistol as proof I'd say that he gave you a durned good licking.The Rock of Chickamauga
Joseph A. Altsheler
And they stand on the Constertution a durned sight solider nor we do.Among the Pines
James R. Gilmore
- a US variant of darn 2
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