bejesus

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interjection be·je·sus \bi-ˈjē-zəs, -ˈjā-, -zəz\
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bejeezus

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Definition of bejesus

  1. —used as a mild oath ; used as a noun for emphasis scares the bejesus out of me

Origin and Etymology of bejesus

alteration of by Jesus




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