Definition of dagnab in English:

dagnab

adjective

US
informal, humorous, euphemism
  • Darn.

adverb

US
informal, humorous, euphemism
  • Darn.

exclamation

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

verb

US
informal, humorous, euphemism
  • with object Darn.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in The Frederick Post. From dagnab<br>early 20th century; earliest use found in The Washington Post. Euphemistic alteration of God damn Compare dod-rot, doggone, goldarn [adjective, adverb].

Pronunciation

dagnab

/ˈdaɡnab/