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damnedest


 
  Overview  of  adj  damned 
 
  The  adj  damned  has  2  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (8)  blasted,  blame,  blamed,  blessed,  damn,  damned,  darned,  deuced,  everlasting,  goddam,  goddamn,  goddamned,  infernal  --  (expletives  used  informally  as  intensifiers;  "he's  a  blasted  idiot";  "it's  a  blamed  shame";  "a  blame  cold  winter";  "not  a  blessed  dime";  "I'll  be  damned  (or  blessed  or  darned  or  goddamned)  if  I'll  do  any  such  thing";  "he's  a  damn  (or  goddam  or  goddamned)  fool";  "a  deuced  idiot";  "tired  or  his  everlasting  whimpering";  "an  infernal  nuisance") 
  2.  (6)  cursed,  damned,  doomed,  unredeemed,  unsaved  --  ((Christianity)  in  danger  of  the  eternal  punishment  of  hell;  "poor  damned  souls") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  damned 
 
  2  senses  of  damned 
 
  Sense  1 
  blasted,  blame,  blamed,  blessed,  damn,  damned,  darned,  deuced,  everlasting,  goddam,  goddamn,  goddamned,  infernal 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  cursed)  ->  blessed,  blest 
 
  Sense  2 
  cursed,  damned,  doomed,  unredeemed,  unsaved 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  lost)  ->  saved 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  damned 
 
  2  senses  of  damned 
 
  Sense  1 
  blasted,  blame,  blamed,  blessed,  damn,  damned,  darned,  deuced,  everlasting,  goddam,  goddamn,  goddamned,  infernal 
  =>  cursed  (vs.  blessed),  curst 
 
  Sense  2 
  cursed,  damned,  doomed,  unredeemed,  unsaved 
  =>  lost  (vs.  saved) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  damned 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  damned 
 
  damned  used  as  an  adjective  is  rare  (polysemy  count  =  2) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  damned 
  damned 
  goddamned 
 
  Overview  of  adj  damned 
 
  The  adj  damned  has  2  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (8)  blasted,  blame,  blamed,  blessed,  damn,  damned,  darned,  deuced,  everlasting,  goddam,  goddamn,  goddamned,  infernal  --  (expletives  used  informally  as  intensifiers;  "he's  a  blasted  idiot";  "it's  a  blamed  shame";  "a  blame  cold  winter";  "not  a  blessed  dime";  "I'll  be  damned  (or  blessed  or  darned  or  goddamned)  if  I'll  do  any  such  thing";  "he's  a  damn  (or  goddam  or  goddamned)  fool";  "a  deuced  idiot";  "tired  or  his  everlasting  whimpering";  "an  infernal  nuisance") 
  2.  (6)  cursed,  damned,  doomed,  unredeemed,  unsaved  --  ((Christianity)  in  danger  of  the  eternal  punishment  of  hell;  "poor  damned  souls")