English noun: darn
|1.||darn (attribute) something of little value|
|Samples||His promise is not worth a damn.|
Not worth one red cent.
Not worth shucks.
|Synonyms||damn, hoot, red cent, shit, shucks, tinker's dam, tinker's damn|
|Broader (hypernym)||ineptitude, worthlessness|
|2.||darn (artifact) sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment)|
|Samples||Her stockings had several mends.|
|Broader (hypernym)||sewing, stitchery|
English verb: darn
|1.||darn (contact) repair by sewing|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||bushel, doctor, fix, furbish up, mend, repair, restore, touch on|
|Entail||run up, sew, sew together, stitch|