darned darned  /ˈdɑrnd/


  • (adj) expletives used informally as intensifiers


  1. While they were happening, the '80s seemed so darned healthy.
  2. The Prophet darned his own garments and among his wives and concubines had a trader, a warrior, a leatherworker and an imam.
  3. On a Danish warship a young man darned his own socks, sewed on his own buttons.


  1. Bill Cunningham | Darned if They Do

    Watch Bill Cunningham | Darned if They Do video online. News and opinion video from The NYTimes including breaking news, investigative reporting, national and international coverage. Style and celebrity video.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Damnation Books Releases New Horror Title at the World Horror Convention

    Damnation Books is releasing The Haunted Mansion Project: Year Two at the World Horror Convention in New Orleans on 13 June 2013. Damnation Books presents The Haunted Mansion Project: Year Two an anthology of short horror stories. Damnation Books is owned by William and Kim Richards Gilchrist. Their continuing mission is to bring darned good dark fiction to e-readers everywhere at a darn good ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR.com

  3. Bring Out The Best In Your Boobs

    In our 20s they were perky. In our 30s they still looked pretty darned good. In our 40s, they started to sag – a little. Now in our 50s, we could use some help. Not to worry, ladies. If you don’t have the money, time, and pain threshold to endure a breast lift, breast reduction, or breast augmentation, one simple way to feel immediately sexier, shapelier, and thinner is to wear a properly fitted ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Santa Monica Mirror


  1. "I didn't endorse it," Crist told CNN host Wolf Blitzer. "I - you know, I didn't even have a vote on the darned thing. But I understood that it was going to pass and I wanted to be able to utilize it for the benefit of my fellow Floridians."
    on Nov 5, 2009 By: Charlie Crist Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. "We have to be sure that when we are doing this - and we are destroying some people's lives - we better be darned sure we're talking about the right people," Dart said.
    on Oct 8, 2008 By: Tom Dart Source: FOXNews

  3. "That darned 18 car got us again," said runner-up Carl Edwards.
    on Sep 23, 2005 By: Carl Edwards Source: Hartford Courant

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