damnable

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Damnable \Dam"na*ble\, adjective [L. damnabilis, fr. damnare: cf. F. damnable. See {Damn}.]

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

A creature unprepared unmeet for death, And to transport him in the mind he is, Were damnable. --Shak.

2. Odious; pernicious; detestable.

Begin, murderer; . . . leave thy damnable faces. --Shak.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

damnable

adjective

1: deserving a curse; "her damnable pride" [syn: {damnable}, {execrable}]


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