doggone

[dawg-gawn, -gon, dog-] Informal.
verb (used with object), doggoned, doggoning.
1.
to damn: Doggone your silly advice!
adjective, superlative doggonest.
2.
Also, doggoned. damned; confounded: a doggone fool; Well, I'll be doggoned.
adverb
3.
Also, doggoned. damned: He's a doggone poor sport.

Origin:
1850–55, Americanism; perhaps from dog on it! euphemistic alteration of God damned

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doggone (ˈdɒɡɒn)
 
interj
1.  an exclamation of annoyance, disappointment, etc
 
adj, —adv
2.  damn another word for damn Also: doggoned
 
[C19: euphemism for God damn]

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doggone
1851, Amer.Eng., a "fantastic perversion of god-damned" [Weekley]. But Mencken favors the theory that it is "a blend form of dog on it; in fact it is still often used with it following. It is thus a brother to the old English phrase, 'a pox upon it,' but is considerably more decorous."
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Example sentences
Now these are some doggone fashionable runway models, especially when it's for
  charity.
The reason why there was only one that was done is because it was such a
  doggone tough program.
But if they do not return and they stay here illegally, doggone it, they
  shouldn't be.
People don't make gods out of porpoise, but they come pretty doggone close to
  it.
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