(used as an exclamation to express surprise, wonder, or confusion.)
noun, (sometimes lowercase) 1. a city regarded as particularly sacred by the adherents of a religious faith, as Jerusalem by Jews and Christians, Mecca and Medina by Muslims, and Varanasi by Hindus. 2. . noun the Holy City 1. Jerusalem, esp when regarded as the focal point of the religions of Judaism, Christianity, or Islam […]
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noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. the celebration of the Eucharist 2. the consecrated elements of the Eucharist
interjection, Slang. 1. (used to express bewilderment, surprise, or astonishment.) interjection an exclamation of surprise, delight, indignation, or dismay Usage Note slang, with many variations: holy Moses , [holy smoke], holy mackerel , holy moly interjection (Variations: cats or gee or mackerel or moley or Moses or schmuts shit or smoke or sox may replace […]