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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Damn v. t. [imp. & p. p. Damned p. pr. & vb. n. Damning ]
 1. To condemn; to declare guilty; to doom; to adjudge to punishment; to sentence; to censure.
    He shall not live; look, with a spot I damn him.   --Shak.
 2. Theol. To doom to punishment in the future world; to consign to perdition; to curse.
 3. To condemn as bad or displeasing, by open expression, as by denuciation, hissing, hooting, etc.
    You are not so arrant a critic as to damn them [the works of modern poets] . . . without hearing.   --Pope.
 Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer,
 And without sneering teach the rest to sneer.   --Pope.
 Note:Damn is sometimes used interjectionally, imperatively, and intensively.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Damn·ing a. That damns; damnable; as, damning evidence of guilt.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : threatening with damnation [syn: damnatory]