dam vs. damn – The Correct Way to Use Each – English Learning

Spelling Book

Confusing Words

VS.

Dam

Definition:

a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea

Examples:

dam the gorges of the Yangtze River

VS.

Damn

Definition:

used as an expletive

Examples:

oh, damn!

Back to Confusing words index
Make No Mistake!

All in one desktop app: proofreader, speller, translator & more!

Download

Also available for your mobile Ginger Keyboard & Page:

Get Ginger for your Android! Get Ginger for your iOS!