as near as damn it

as near as damn it
as near as damn it as close to being accurate as makes no difference.
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  • as near as damn it — see ↑near, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑damn as near as damn it (or as near as dammit) Brit informal used to say that something is so close to being correct or true that it can be regarded as correct or true The hotel room will cost 300 pounds, as near… …   Useful english dictionary

  • as near as damn dammit — as ˌnear as ˈdamn it/ˈdammit idiom (BrE, informal) used to say that an amount is so nearly correct that the difference does not matter • It will cost £350, or as near as dammit. Main entry: ↑near …   Useful english dictionary

  • as near as damn it — informal as close to being accurate as makes no difference. → damn …   English new terms dictionary

  • damn — ► VERB 1) (be damned) (in Christian belief) be condemned by God to eternal punishment in hell. 2) harshly condemn. 3) curse. ► EXCLAMATION informal ▪ expressing anger or frustration. ► ADJECTIVE informal ▪ u …   English terms dictionary

  • damn — [[t]dæ̱m[/t]] damns, damning, damned 1) EXCLAM (feelings) Damn, damn it, and dammit are used by some people to express anger or impatience. [INFORMAL, RUDE] Don t be flippant, damn it! This is serious. 2) ADJ: ADJ n (emphasis) Damn is used by… …   English dictionary

  • near — near1 W1S1 [nıə US nır] adv, prep ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(short distance away)¦ 2¦(short time before)¦ 3¦(almost doing something)¦ 4¦(amount or level)¦ 5¦(similar)¦ 6 near perfect/impossible etc 7 draw near 8 (as) near as damn it 9 near enough …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • damn — damn1 [dæm] interjection not polite 1.) used when you are very annoyed or disappointed ▪ Damn! I ve locked my keys in the car. 2.) used when something is impressive or surprising ▪ Damn, she s old. damn 2 damn2 adv [+ adjective/adverb] informal… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • damn — 1 adjective (only before noun) spoken used to show that you are angry or annoyed with someone or something: I can t get this damn button undone! 2 adverb (+ adj/adv) spoken 1 used to emphasize how good something is, how bad something is etc; very …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • damn — /dæm / (say dam) verb (t) 1. to declare (something) to be bad, unfit, invalid, or illegal. 2. to condemn as a failure: damn a play. 3. to bring condemnation upon; ruin. 4. to doom to eternal punishment, or condemn to hell. 5. to swear at or curse …  

  • damn — [dam] verb 1》 (be damned) (in Christian belief) be condemned by God to suffer eternal punishment in hell.     ↘be doomed to misfortune or failure. 2》 condemn, especially publicly. 3》 curse. exclamation informal expressing anger or frustration.… …   English new terms dictionary

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