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doggone

Pronunciation: /ˈdɑːggɑːn; ˈdɒgɒn/

Translation of doggone in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] [euphemistic/eufemístico] doggone it, the car won't start mecachis or me cacho en diez, el coche no quiere arrancar [colloquial/familiar] [euphemistic/eufemístico]

adjective/adjetivo ( also doggoned /ˈdɑːggɑːnd; ˈdɒgɒnd/) (superlative/superlativo doggondest)

adverb/adverbio ( also doggoned /ˈdɑːggɑːnd; ˈdɒgɒnd/)

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] [euphemistic/eufemístico] you know doggone well that we can't go sabes requetebién que no podemos ir [colloquial/familiar]

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