Definitions for damnedestˈdæm dɪst

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word damnedest

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  1. damnedest(Noun)

    One's best effort.

  2. damnedest(Adjective)

    Surprising, remarkable, amazing.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Harry S Truman:

    I always remember an epitaph which is in the cemetery at Tombstone, Arizona. It says 'Here lies Jack Williams. He done his damnedest.' I think that is the greatest epitaph a man can have.

  2. Peter Mathieson:

    Hong Kong universities regard themselves as paragons of free speech and freedom of expression and a place where different views can be celebrated and used to the advantage of society, i think my job and the job of our colleagues … is to do our damnedest to see those principles protected.

  3. Harry S Truman:

    I always remember an epitaph which is in the cemetery at Tombstone, Arizona. It says 'Here lies Jack Williams. He done his damnedest.' I think that is the greatest epitaph a man can have - When he gives everything that is in him to do the job he has before him. That is all you can ask of him and that is what I have tried to do.

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