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damn

 
pronunciation:
daem
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: damns, damning, damned
definition 1: to declare the immorality or unworthiness of; condemn.
Why do you damn him when your behavior is not morally correct either?
synonyms:
condemn, execrate
antonyms:
praise
similar words:
anathematize, denounce, fulminate, interdict, proscribe
definition 2: in theology, to condemn to suffering in hell.
Her father is religious and believes his daughter will be damned for her sin.
synonyms:
condemn
antonyms:
save
similar words:
anathematize, condemn, doom
definition 3: to cause the failure of; ruin.
The scandal damned his re-election campaign.
synonyms:
blast, dash, ruin
antonyms:
save
similar words:
kill, spoil
derivation: damner (n.)