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holy smoke

Definition of holy smoke

informal

  1. —used to say that one is very surprised, pleased, or excited <Holy smoke! You got your hair cut!>



Word by Word Definitions

holyplay
  1. :  exalted or worthy of complete devotion as one perfect in goodness and righteousness

    :  divine

    :  devoted entirely to the deity or the work of the deity

smokeplay
  1. :  the gaseous products of burning materials especially of organic origin made visible by the presence of small particles of carbon

    :  a suspension of particles in a gas

    :  a mass or column of smoke

  1. :  to emit or exhale smoke

    :  to emit excessive smoke

    :  to undergo punishment :  suffer


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