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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DRATTED

If they want to collect that dratted pledge of theirs, let them put me where I can make it.

Old Perkins has no more love for style than I have for his dratted poor kin.

"Something seems to have broken in the dratted thing," he said.

"And none of they dratted bones, neither," said William, with emphasis.

It was indeed hard, but everyone in Kent says 'dratted' when they are cross.

It was indeed hard, but every one in Kent says "dratted" when they are cross.

And now, for him to go into that dratted Horned Ram with his wages!

"Oh, I don't know as you are so dratted poor," said Sinton meditatively.

You don't even know what a dratted, useless thing you be, I swan!

I never did see such a Jonah of an old tub as that dratted schooner!

WORD ORIGIN

1815, disguised form of exclamation God rot (something or someone).

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