godverdomme

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Univerbation of God + verdoeme. Literally meaning “God dammit, may God damn”. It expresses the wish that God damns something. The -me is not the pronoun me, but is the Dutch suffix to indicate a subjunctive.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɣɔt.fərˈdɔ.mə/, /ˌɣɔt.fɛrˈdɔ.mə/
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  • Hyphenation: god‧ver‧dom‧me

Interjection[edit]

godverdomme

  1. (vulgar) Goddamn!
  2. (vulgar) fuck!

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