dang

[ dang ]
/ dæŋ /

verb (used with object), adjective, noun

damn (used euphemistically).

Nearby words

  1. danegeld,
  2. danelage,
  3. danelagh,
  4. danelaw,
  5. danewort,
  6. danged,
  7. danger,
  8. danger angle,
  9. danger cave,
  10. danger man

Origin of dang

First recorded in 1780–90

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British Dictionary definitions for dang

dang

/ (dæŋ) /

interjection, adverb, adjective

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Word Origin and History for dang

dang

1793, euphemism for damn.

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