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[jeez] /dʒiz/

(used as a mild expression of surprise, disappointment, astonishment, etc.)

also jeeze, 1922, American English, euphemistic corruption Jesus.


(also jeez or Jeeze or jeeze or Jees or jees or jeezy-peezy or Jeezy-peezy) An exclamation of surprise, dismay, emphasis, etc; jeepers creepers

[entry form 1923+, jeeze 1920+, jees 1931+, jeezy-peezy 1942+; fr Jesus]


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