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Synonyms for damnedest



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"They were simply doing their damnedest to keep the public safe POLICE FEDERATION CHIEF ON THE INJURED COLLEAGUES
Head coach Vern Cotter admitted Scotland "will do our damnedest" to spoil Eddie Jones' debut as England boss in Edinburgh next weekend.
SIR David Attenborough has warned humanity is doing its "damnedest" to stop the world recovering from climate change.
THE designers have done their damnedest to make this second generation Clubman a distinct and desirable model in its own right.
"Every football club is trying their damnedest to get games on and it's no good looking at solutions when it's too late, when the horse has bolted.
In 1532, when Christianity first came to the Andes, Spanish colonizers translated Christian texts and music into the native languages and did their damnedest to open the hearts of Andeans to the message of Christ, virgin birth, and the notion of salvation.
"We'll do our damnedest, that's what we are trying to achieve."
"Muslim communities in this country are doing their damnedest to come to terms with their neighbours to try to integrate and they're doing their best to try to develop an idea of Islam that is compatible with living in a modern liberal democracy," The Daily Mail quoted Phillips, as saying.
"As a European player I'm going to get with the team and we're going to do our damnedest to win the Ryder Cup.
MPs of all political parties should be doing their damnedest not to let this through.
That's hundreds of thousands of husbands, wives, sons, daughters and grandchildren doing their damnedest to keep their loved ones at home for as long as possible.
Just concentrate on being a defence minister and do your damnedest for the young men and women laying their lives on the line for their country and then maybe the public will learn to love your moustache and your accent and you might gain some respect along the way.
A title both have tried their damnedest to toss away, won by default.
As England's greed-driven football teams tried their damnedest to win their Champions League groups and ensure they are on the TV cash gravy train for the rest of the year, Kevin Pietersen's men have shown their selfless side.
But any leader who would send our young men and women off to kill and die better have an extremely compelling justification, and anyone who cheers at the beginning of a war is the damnedest sort of fool.