What does Darn Tootin mean?

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What does Darn Tootin mean?

Meaning of darn tootin’ in English used to emphasize what you are saying, or to show surprise: Rather than wonder why the dialect is disappearing, the more interesting question might be: How did it hang around for so darn tootin’ long?

Where does the phrase you’re Darn Tootin come from?

The oldest citation given in Green’s Dictionary of Slang is from 1916, when it appeared in “Word List from Nebraska,” an article in the journal Dialect Notes (later named American Speech): “darn-tootin’. adj. Correct, right. ‘You’re darn-tootin’ about that thing.”

What is Tootin mean?

noun. a member of a Germanic people or tribe first mentioned in the 4th century b.c. and supposed to have dwelt in Jutland.

What does rooting tooting mean?

Someone trying to imitate a cowboy might call something “rootin-tootin.” “Rootin tootin” is a whimsical American expression that means causing a ruckus or, more generally, exciting. It originated in 19th-century America, ostensibly in the Old West; its archaic nature is part of its charm.

What does Clodhopper mean in slang?

a clumsy and uncouth rustic
1 : a clumsy and uncouth rustic. 2 : a large heavy work shoe or boot.

How do you respond to Darn Tootin?

To say “You’re darn tootin'” isn’t offensive, but it is kind of a silly phrase to use. It would probably be better if you kept it simple and just replied with an “Ok” if a teacher asks you to close the door.

What does Traducer mean?

verb (used with object), tra·duced, tra·duc·ing. to speak maliciously and falsely of; slander; defame: to traduce someone’s character.

Is Darn a cuss word?

Among people who consider casual blasphemy unacceptable, this is bad. Darn is a method of repairing cloth, especially knitted cloth. As an expletive, it’s a nonsense word with no meaning, thus not offensive.

What does dang mean in slang?

Dang definition Used to express dissatisfaction or annoyance. interjection.

What does Rootinus Tootinus mean?

Do clodhoppers still exist?

In February 2012, Chris Emery and Larry Finnson, the founders of Clodhoppers formed a new start up, OMG’s Candy, bringing to market a similar product, which includes diced almonds and toffee bits. In October 2012, Brookside Foods confirmed on their Facebook page that they had discontinued making Clodhoppers candy.

Is freaking the F word?

Yes, “fricking” or “freaking” are basically milder substitutes for the “F-word”. They are thus LESS offensive than that word. But this does not make them inoffensive. Listeners will generally assume that you were considering using the more vulgar word but substituted this milder alternative.

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