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damn
British English: /dam/
American English: /dæm/

Translation of damn in French:

noun

[informal]
  • not to give a damn
    s'en ficher (informal)
    not to give a damn about somebody/something
    se ficher de quelqu'un/quelque chose
    it's not worth a damn (informal)
    ça ne vaut pas un clou (informal)
    he can't sing worth a damn (American English)
    il chante comme un pied (informal)

adjective

[informal]
  • (object)
    fichu (informal)
    your damn husband
    ton fichu (informal) mari
    you damn lunatic!
    espèce de fou (informal)!
    I can't see a damn thing
    je n'y vois que dalle (slang)

adverb

[informal]
  • sacrément (informal)
    a damn good film/meal
    un super (informal) film/repas
    it's just damn stupid/unfair
    c'est vraiment idiot/injuste
    I should damn well hope so!
    j'espère bien!

also: damn near adverb phrase

[informal]
  • he damn near killed me/ran me over
    il a bien failli me tuer/m'écraser

exclamation

[informal]
  • merde (slang)!, zut (informal)!

transitive verb

  • 1
    [informal]
    (curse) damn you!
    tu m'énerves!
    damn the weather/car!
    saleté de temps/de voiture (informal)!
    homework be damned, I'm going out!
    au diable les devoirs, je sors!
    damn the consequences/the expense
    les conséquences/la dépense on s'en moque
    I 'll be damned! I'll be ou I'm damned if I'm going to pay!
    pas question de payer!
    I'm damned if I know!
    comme si je savais!
    damn it!
    merde (slang)!
  • 2 (Religion)
    damner (sinner, soul)
  • 3 (condemn)
    condamner (person, action, behaviour) (for pour)
    to damn somebody for doing
    blâmer quelqu'un d'avoir fait
    to damn somebody with faint praise
    faire des critiques à quelqu'un sous forme d'éloges

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