What does give a damn mean?

Definitions for give a damn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word give a damn.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. care a hang, give a hoot, give a hang, give a damn(verb)

    show no concern or interest; always used in the negative

    "I don't give a hoot"; "She doesn't give a damn about her job"


  1. give a damn(Verb)

    To be concerned about, have an interest in, to care (about something).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of give a damn in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of give a damn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dorothy Parker:

    I shall stay the way I am because I do not give a damn.

  2. Mark Twain:

    I don't give a damn for a man that can only spell a word one way.

  3. David Furtner:

    The driver did not give a damn about the people in the back. We would not transport animals under these conditions on our roads in Austria.

  4. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    You're so goddamned concerned about the civilians, and I don't give a damn. to Secretary of State Henry Kissinger on civilian casualties in Vietnam

  5. Omar Sharif:

    I haven't a clue. I'm not that kind of actor, i play Rudolph like I play all my parts. Rudolph is me. I don't give a damn about how his mind works. All I care about is getting to the studio on time and remembering my lines.

Images & Illustrations of give a damn

  1. give a damngive a damngive a damn

Translations for give a damn

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • اهمیت دادنPersian
  • piitataFinnish
  • uitmaken, kunnen schelenDutch
  • заботиться, волноватьсяRussian
  • skita i, strunta i, ge fan iSwedish
  • ஒரு கெட்ட கொடுTamil

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