damn well


Also, damned well. Certainly, without doubt; emphatically. For example, You damn well better improve your grades, or I know damned well that he's leaving me out. The damn in this phrase is mainly an intensifier.

Words Nearby damn well

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How to use damn well in a sentence

  • He's a wise old bird and if he's worried about something it's damn well worth lookin' into.

    The Great Dome on Mercury | Arthur Leo Zagat
  • Let him git killed though, as I know damn well he's expectin', an' God knows what'll happen.

    The Lone Ranger Rides | Fran Striker
  • Now he's gone, yuh know damn well yer ready tuh let out a war whoop of plain an' fancy cheerin'.

    The Lone Ranger Rides | Fran Striker
  • Nobody had ever dared question his right to use his own rangers as he damn well pleased!

    The Rules of the Game | Stewart Edward White
  • The minute a man begins to think he has a balance he knows damn well that he hasn't!

    The Streets of Ascalon | Robert W. Chambers