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Network of stitches
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Alternative clues for the word darn
Save, as socks
Fix, in a way
Put in stitches
Seamstress' cry upon making a mistake?
Mend, in a way
Get rid of holes
Tend to a hole
Alternative to nuts?
Mend, as socks
Something of little value
A euphemism for `damn'
Fill gaps, in a way
Use an egg
Mend with thread
Fix a sock
Do some mending
"___ That Dream," 1939 song
Mend old socks
Disney's "That ___ Cat"
Repair, in a way
Kin of "Nertz!"
Fix a hose hole
Word definitions for darn in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. interjection PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES I'll be darned if ... I'll be darned! a (damn/darned/darn) sight more/better etc ▪ Actually, a damn sight more than from that stiff gherkin Smott. ▪ I prefer my women a little older and a damn sight more sober....
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Darn \Darn\, n. A place mended by darning.
Word definitions in Wiktionary
Etymology 1 (context euphemistic English) damn. adv. (context degree euphemistic English) damned. interj. (context euphemistic English) damn. v (context transitive English) Euphemism of damn. Etymology 2 n. A place mended by darning. vb. (context transitive...
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
"to mend" c.1600, perhaps from Middle French darner "mend," from darne "piece," from Breton darn "piece, fragment, part." Alternative etymology is from obsolete dern (see dern ). Related: Darned ; darning .
Word definitions in WordNet
n. a euphemism for `damn' something of little value; "his promise is not worth a damn"; "not worth one red cent"; "not worth shucks" [syn: damn , hoot , red cent , shit , shucks , tinker's damn , tinker's dam ] sewing or darning that repairs a worn or torn...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
Darn may refer to: Darning , a sewing technique Darn , a minced oath used in lieu of damn Darn , a unit of measurement, equal to 2.587 feet (US).
Usage examples of darn.
He must have been an elderly boffin of great courtesy and patience to tolerate darn fool questions at this hour of the night.
But, by way of recreation, after the supper dishes had been washed up, Gertie darned socks, mended shirts, patched trousers for the men folk or sewed on some garment for herself.
You thought yourself a darned sight better than me, because you could play the piano and speak French.
You even tried to shoot me and I only made you look like a darned fool.
Buttonhole edging with darned centre, centre filled with strands of wool caught down at intervals with double back stitch.
The shamrock leaf has a darned contour of double threads, the filling was in stem stitch, solid, with bars of a darker colour worked across it.
The two small petals filled solid with stem stitch, three rows of which are used for outlining the long petal, the centre being filled with rings in buttonhole stitch and darned background.
Destiny read some kind of warning there, but darned if she could figure out what it meant.
He was darned lucky to have the support of his parents and Sylvia, people he could trust with Kayla.
This whole mess harked back to his stupid slip--calling her Lanni as the darned alarm jolted him awake.
When the price rose to fifteen thousand, Minty literally clung onto his hands and told him not to be a darned fool.
When I saw you standing there waving, I thought the whole darned works were all fouled up.
Was Anne Darner a clairvoyant, that she could predict a string of successes for his lordship?
I have wondered about the goings-on in that place ever since Anne Darner inherited it.
Anne Darner surpassed expectations as Hippolita, while Lady Louisa was utterly splendid as Isabella.