drat


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drat

 (drăt)
interj.
Used to express annoyance.

[Short for God rot.]

drat

(dræt)
interj
slang an exclamation of annoyance (also in the phrases drat it! drat you! etc)
[C19: probably alteration of God rot]

drat

(dræt)

interj.
(used to express mild disgust, annoyance, or the like).
[1805–15; alter. of (o)d rot God rot]
Translations

drat

[dræt] EXCL drat!; drat it!¡maldita sea!, ¡mecachis!

drat

interj (inf) drat (it)!verflixt! (inf); drat that child!dieses verflixte Kind! (inf)

drat

[dræt] excl (old) (fam) drat it!accidenti!
References in classic literature ?
Then it was most daylight and everybody went to bed, and I went to bed with Buck, and when I waked up in the morning, drat it all, I had forgot what my name was.
Despite this high prevalence, there is little clinical trial data on which to base treatment decisions for patients who experience DRAT.
This paper will provide a brief overview of the reasons behind the Supreme Court's ruling on the drat Act.
The new TABLEGARD[R] with Quattro Therapy[TM] is an OR mattress drat is designed for surgical tables to bring alternating pressure redistribution to the surgical suite.
The parliament decided to refer the two drat laws to a specialized committee to study them and submit its report on them.
And to ensure drat the process was optimised, factory engineer Jeff Peters approached Cheltenham-based steam specialist TLV Euro Engineering to design the steam system.
July's "Tools of the Trade" was by far the best presentation of gear and goodies drat I have seen in many a year.
They used to belong to leading romantic fiction writer Charlotte Bingham Drat, drat and treble drat Paul Cole saddled three seconds, including Mata Keranjang in the Vintage Stakes Which horse has plenty of stamina in his pedigree and will improve when stepped up in trip from 1m4f?
We have already lost our post office and I thought drat, I'm not going to let them do this.
Pan of Ore article disclosed how Westbrook was supporting himself, his wife, and throe children on regular military pay while waiting to receive more drat twice the amount per month following medical retirement and being awarded disability compensation.
Other North Korean human rights violations cited in the EU drat include torture of prisoners, public executions and the death penalty for political reasons.
Drat, thought the physician, as he studied the x-rays of a favorite patient -- this part again.