Definition of goddam adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also goddamn) adjective, adverb
BrE BrE//ˈɡɒddæm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɑːddæm//
(also goddamned
BrE BrE//ˈɡɒddæmd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɑːddæmd//
(taboo, slang)
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a swear word that many people find offensive, used to show that you are angry or annoyed There's no need to be so goddam rude! Where's that goddamned pen? Word Originmid 17th cent.: abbreviation of God damn (me).