Meaning of “damnation” in the English Dictionary

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"damnation" in British English

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damnationnoun [ U ]

uk /dæmˈneɪ.ʃən/ us /dæmˈneɪ.ʃən/

the act of sending someone to hell or the state of being in hell:

He believed that he would be condemned to eternal damnation for what he had done.

(Definition of “damnation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)