Meaning of “damning” in the English Dictionary

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"damning" in British English

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damningadjective

uk /ˈdæm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈdæm.ɪŋ/

A damning report, judgment, remark, etc. that includes a lot of criticism or shows clearly that someone is wrong, guilty, or has behaved very badly:

He made some fairly damning remarks about the government's refusal to deal with the problem.
The two men were convicted on some extremely damning evidence.

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

"damning" in American English

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damningadjective

us /ˈdæm·ɪŋ/

very critical, or showing clearly that someone is wrong or guilty:

a damning report/finding

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