golly

interjection gol·ly \ ˈgä-lē \

Definition of golly

used as a mild oath or to express surprise usually used in the phrase by golly

Origin and Etymology of golly

euphemism for God


GOLLY Defined for English Language Learners

golly

interjection

Definition of golly for English Language Learners

  • —used to express mild surprise


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