Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

gosh

play
interjection \ˈgäsh, ˈgȯsh\

Simple Definition of gosh

  • —used to express surprise or mild anger

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gosh

  1. —used as a mild oath or to express surprise

Origin and Etymology of gosh

euphemism for God


First Known Use: 1757


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up gosh? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

looking or feeling very sad

Get Word of the Day daily email!