Posted by Smokey Stover on April 21, 2006
In Reply to: Re: "Damn straight" posted by Bob on April 20, 2006
: : Anybody know the etymology of "damn straight"?
: Nothing mysterious. Straight = correct. Damn is an intensifier, like "very." Emphatically right.
Yes, emphatically right. Like damn right! Or sometimes damned right! SS