dang

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dang

 (dăng)
interj.
Used to express dissatisfaction or annoyance.
adv. & adj.
Damn.
tr.v. danged, dang·ing, dangs
To damn.
n.
The least valuable bit; a jot: I don't give a dang.

[Alteration of damn.]

dang

(dæŋ)
interj, adv, adj
a euphemistic word for damn1, damn2, damn3, damn4

dang

(dæŋ)

v.t., adj., n.
damn (used euphemistically).
[1780–90]
References in classic literature ?
But let me tell you-all that when the big strike sure does come, you-all'll do a little surface-scratchin' and muck-raking, but danged little you-all'll have to show for it.
Danged if his back didn't freeze to the duck and it took all three of us to pry Rambo loose.
It's not a winter warmer; it's just a danged good IPA," says Morrison, who calls it her "hands-down favorite.
Kansas went pretty well except for that danged brown recluse.
You're danged if you do, danged if you don't," said L.
If you want television in your New Year's Eve but don't want to actually turn the danged thing on, some pretty good books with a television connection have come along recently.
It is why McCain was able to make amends merely by appearing on television with a border county sheriff and saying "complete the danged fence" Even some leaders in the restrictionist movement are easily swayed, as evidenced by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's endorsement of Rick Perry for president long after the Texas governor ceased to lead in national polls and despite his record on immigration.
The next week I was danged if that Police Chief Bill Blair didn't go on national radio and claim the whole thing was a setup 'cause the tape was tampered with.
Edward Kennedy in 2007, Arizona Senator John McCain did an about-face on the issue in a campaign ad demanding the federal government "complete the danged fence.
Someone else baked the kolaches, but the bread was Dana's responsibility, and danged if a lot of people didn't say it was better than before.
Which it was--we danged near froze after we sat down in our soaking clothes and waited for daybreak.
Conner, I'm sick and danged tired of you making me cry.