Damn The Torpedoes Meaning
(idiomatic) Used to dismiss the risks of a dangerous action.
Example: Damn the torpedoes! Four bells. Captain Drayton, go ahead! Jouett, full speed! -- David Farragut
1991 January 27, â€œDid Hollywood Sit on 'Fences'?â€, New York Times:
There's too much attention paid to the wrong issues. Let's just damn the torpedoes and get it done.