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gee–whiz

adjective \ˈjē-ˌhwiz, -ˌwiz\

: very impressive or amazing

: showing or feeling excitement and wonder

Full Definition of GEE-WHIZ

1
:  designed to arouse wonder or excitement or to amplify the merits or significance of something especially by the use of clever or sensational language <play-by-play specialists who wallow in gee–whiz banality — Jack Gould>
2
:  marked by spectacular or astonishing qualities or achievement <gee–whiz technology>
3
:  characterized by wide-eyed enthusiasm, excitement, and wonder

First Known Use of GEE-WHIZ

1934

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