Try Our Apps


Words You've Been Using Wrong

I'll be hanged

I am very surprised, as in, Well, I'll be hanged; there's Susan.
I'll be hanged if I. Under no circumstances will I, as in I'll be hanged if I let you do that. Both of these hyperbolic colloquial usages allude to being executed by hanging.
The American HeritageĀ® Idioms Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for i'll be hanged

Word Value for i

Scrabble Words With Friends