crikey

interjection cri·key \ ˈkrī-kē \
variants: or less commonly crickey play \ˈkri-kē\

Definition of crikey

used as a mild oath

Origin and Etymology of crikey

euphemism for Christ


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crikey

Definition of crikey for English Language Learners

  • —used to express mild surprise


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