Main definitions of dagnab in English

: dagnab1dagnab2

dagnab1

Pronunciation /ˈdaɡnab/

adjective

informal, euphemistic, humorous
  • Darn.

adverb

informal, euphemistic, humorous
  • Darn.

exclamation

informal, euphemistic, humorous
  • Expressing annoyance or amazement: ‘darn!’.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in The Frederick Post. From dagnab.

Main definitions of dagnab in English

: dagnab1dagnab2

dagnab2

Pronunciation /ˌdaɡˈnab/

verb

informal, euphemistic, humorous US
  • with object Darn.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Washington Post. Euphemistic alteration of God damn Compare dod-rot, doggone, goldarn [adjective, adverb].