adjective, adverb, verb (used with object), noun Informal.
Origin of durn
Examples from the Web for durn
"You won't be so durn stuck on a gun fight after you've been in one or two," said McHale grimly.Desert Conquest|A. M. Chisholm
First off, I act like a durn fool, and she has to step in to save me.Brand Blotters|William MacLeod Raine
Old Huckleberry, but the boys calls me old Huck for short; but durn ther name, call me what yer wants ter, and I'll be thar.Buffalo Bill's Spy Trailer|Colonel Prentiss Ingraham
An' I started sayin' grace at table, an' lef' off the on'y cuss-word I ever did use, which was "durn."Sonny, A Christmas Guest|Ruth McEnery Stuart
He's a durn fool anyway and if I don't get his money some one else will.The Major|Ralph Connor