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Definition of the adjective durned
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adjective - degrees: durneder | durnedest
- See darned.
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An Encyclopedia of Swearing (2015)
The Social History of Oaths, Profanity, Foul Language, and Ethnic Slurs in the English-speaking World by Geoffrey Hughes
Still later came durned(1876). As with most religious terms, it is difficult to generalize on usage since interpretation varies according to individual sensitivity. Richard Brinsley Sheridan's classic The Rivals (1775) contains the mockserious ...
by James Maitland
Durned or Darned, a corruption of damned; a Puritan oath. Dust (Eng.), "raise a dust," to make a row. Dust (Eng.), money. Dust (Eng.), to go away. "Dust out of this." Dust (Eng.), to beat. To "dust one's jacket." Duster (Am.), an outside coat of ...
by Eric Partridge
durn, durned . Variants of DARN, DARNED low coll: C. 19–20. durra, dhurra . Indian millet: Anglo-Indian coll: from late C.18. durrynacker *. A female lace-hawker, gen. practising palmistry 'on the The Routledge ...
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
U-turn, windburn Comintern, overturn, taciturn, unconcern urnable \ar-na-bal\ burnable discernible, returnable indiscernible urnal \arn-3l\ see ernal urne \arn\ see urn urned \arnd\ burned, durned concerned, unearned, unlearned, well- turned ...
by Bill Cooke
Moore left the church, now calling himself a “durned old infidel.” In 1884, after a few years as a coffee salesman, Moore began a paper, the Blue Grass Blade, which advocated freethought and prohibition. Based in Lexington, Kentucky, the ...
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Durned or darned. Is a Puritan oath. Earth, Wants the. Is said of any greedy person.
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Scrabble value of D2U1R1N1E1D2
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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