dayum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Respelling of damn to reflect the emphatic stress and a southern African American accent.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

dayum!

  1. (slang, emphatic) Eye dialect spelling of damn, representing Southern US English.
    Oh, man, did you see her?! Dayum! She was hella fine!