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darn

1. verb mend2. verb used as curse3. interjection blast!4. adjective 5. adverb
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1 verb mend
INTRANSITIVEdearnáil verb  c m uhe could darn bhí sé ábalta dearnáil
TRANSITIVEdearnáil verb  c m ucliath a chur arshe darned their socks chuir sí cliath ar a gcuid stocaí
2 verb used as curse informal TRANSITIVEdarn them damnú orthu, damnú síoraí orthu, spréadh orthu, marbhfháisc orthu darn it, I don't have the money! (also God darn it, I don't have the money!) ar son Dé, níl an t-airgead agam! let them be darned go hIfreann leo, téidís i dtigh an diabhail, tig leo dul go hIfreann I'll be darned! dar fia!, anois céard a déarfá! I'll be darned if I let them win beag an baol go ligfidh mé dóibh baint, m'anam nach ligfidh mé dóibh buachan
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3 interjection blast! informaldamnú  c m uscrios fia'Darn!' she said. 'Damnú!' a dúirt sí.; 'Scrios fia!' ar sise. 4 (also darned) adjective informaldamanta adj3  c m umallaithe  c m uthe whole darned lot of you an t-iomlán dearg agaibhthis darned essay an aiste dhamanta seo, an diabhal aiste seo 5 (also darned) adverb informalI came home pretty darn quick ní raibh mé i bhfad ag teacht abhaile you're darned right! tá an ceart ar fad agat!, d'fhéadfá a rá!
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to not give a darn

informalI don't give a darn! is cuma liom sa sioc!, is cuma liom sa diabhal!, is ríchuma liom!, dheamhan ar miste liom!

not worth a darn

informalit's not worth a darn ní fiú faic é, ní fiú a dhath é, ní fiú smug cait é, ní fiú cac bó é informal

a darn sight ...

informalit's worth a darn sight more than €100! is fiú i bhfad níos mó ná €100 é!

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