gadzooks

interjection, often capitalized
gad·​zooks | \gad-ˈzüks, -ˈzu̇ks \

Definition of gadzooks 

archaic

used as a mild oath

First Known Use of gadzooks

1694, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gadzooks

perhaps from God's hooks, the nails of the Crucifixion

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