Meaning of “damnedest” in the English Dictionary

"damnedest" in American English

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damnedestadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈdæm·dəst/

infml very surprising or unusual:

Well, that’s the damnedest thing I ever heard!

damnedestnoun

/ˈdæm·dəst/

infml the greatest or most unusual; the best:

That's the damnedest I've ever seen!

(Definition of “damnedest” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)