What does damnable mean?

Definitions for damnableˈdæm nə bəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word damnable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. damnable, execrable(adj)

    deserving a curse

    "her damnable pride"


  1. damnable(Adjective)

    Capable of being damned

  2. damnable(Adjective)

    Deserving of damnation

Webster Dictionary

  1. Damnable(adj)

    liable to damnation; deserving, or for which one deserves, to be damned; of a damning nature

  2. Damnable(adj)

    odious; pernicious; detestable

  3. Origin: [L. damnabilis, fr. damnare: cf. F. damnable. See Damn.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of damnable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of damnable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield:

    The pleasure is momentary, the position rediculous, and the expense damnable.

  2. Lord Chesterfield:

    Sex: the pleasure is momentary, the position ridiculous, and the expense damnable.

  3. Evelyn Waugh:

    Of children as of procreation - the pleasure momentary, the posture ridiculous, the expense damnable.

  4. Thomas Edison:

    Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction--faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.

  5. William Shakespeare:

    Oh, thou hast a damnable iteration, and art indeed able to corrupt a saint. Thou hast done much harm upon me Hal, God forgive thee for it. Before I knew thee Hal, I knew nothing, and now am I, if a man should speak truly, little better than one of the wicked.

Images & Illustrations of damnable

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Translations for damnable

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • проклет, осъдителенBulgarian
  • verdammenswert, verdammungswürdigGerman
  • საშინელიGeorgian

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