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damning

[dam-ing, dam-ning]
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adjective
  1. causing incrimination: damning evidence.

Origin of damning

First recorded in 1590–1600; damn + -ing2
Related formsdamn·ing·ly, adverbdamn·ing·ness, nounself-damn·ing, adjective
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Examples from the Web for self-damning

Historical Examples

  • Every socialistic theory that we have yet heard of is self-damning.

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  • Such is the sum of the Spanish accounts,—the self-damning testimony of the author and abettors of the crime.