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darnverb [T]

us   /dɑrn/
  • darn verb [T] (REPAIR)

to repair a hole or a piece of clothing with long stitches across the hole and other stitches woven across them: to darn socks

darnexclamation

us   /dɑrn/ also darn it, /ˈdɑr·nət, -nɪt/ infml
  • darn exclamation (EXPRESSION)

an expression of annoyance or surprise: Darn it! I missed my bus.

darnadjective, adverb [not gradable]

us   /dɑrn/ also darned, /dɑrnd/ infml
used to express anger or annoyance: Where’s my darn notebook?
Darn can also mean extremely: I’m too darn tired to go out tonight.
(Definition of darn from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “darn”
in Chinese (Simplified) 缝补, 织补…
in Turkish ziyadesiyle, amma da, üf be…
in Russian чертовский, чертовски…
in Chinese (Traditional) 縫補, 織補…
in Polish cholerny, cholernie…
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