Pronunciation: (därn), [key]
to mend, as torn clothing, with rows of stitches, sometimes by crossing and interweaving rows to span a gap.
a darned place, as in a garment: an old sock full of darns.
Pronunciation: (därn), [key] Informal.
to curse; damn: Darn that pesky fly!
give a darn. See damn (def. 11).
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