[ god-damd ]
/ ˈgɒdˈdæmd /
Informal: Sometimes Offensive.

adjective, superlative god·damned·est or god·damnd·est.

(especially in the superlative) unusually difficult to deal with; extremely complicated or peculiar.


Also goddamn, god·dam.

Origin of goddamned

First recorded in 1915–20; God + damned

Definition for goddamned (2 of 2)

Origin of goddamn

1400–50; late Middle English. See God, damn
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Examples from the Web for goddamned

  • (He quenches his cigar angrily on Bloom's ear) Where's that Goddamned cursed ashtray?

    Ulysses|James Joyce
  • Goddamned marketing people had the collective morals of a snake.

    Makers|Cory Doctorow

British Dictionary definitions for goddamned


/ (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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