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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Used to express surprise, irritation, or anger

Usage examples (26)
  • Jim heard a low-breathed "doggone" and then she turned and saw him.
  • AMAAD: No. SOLDER: Forget about the doggone stick.
  • But, wait, are they making a huge doggone mistake?
  • To act so doggone proud of a nominee that it hurts. for more
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