Informal: Sometimes Offensive.
[ god-dam ]
/ ˈgɒdˈdæm /
(used as an exclamation of any strong feeling, especially of disgust or irritation, and often followed by it.)
the utterance of “goddamn” in swearing or for emphasis.
something of negligible value; damn: not to give a good goddamn.
verb (used with object)
to curse (someone or something) as being contemptible or worthless; damn.
verb (used without object)
to use the word “goddamn”; swear.
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British Dictionary definitions for god-damn
/ (ˈɡɒdˈdæm) informal, mainly US and Canadian /
interjection Also: God damn
an oath expressing anger, surprise, etc
adverb Also: goddam, goddam, goddamned
(intensifier)a goddamn fool
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