NAmE//dɑrn//[transitive, intransitive] darn (something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they darn
he / she / it darns
past simple darned
-ing form darning
used as a mild swear word to show that you are angry or annoyed about something, to avoid saying‘damn’ Darn it! I lost my keys!
darn it! (informal)jump to other results
used to show that you are surprised about something Well, I'll be darned! They knew about it all the time!
I'll be darned! (informal)jump to other results