holy cow

Definition of holy cow


  1. —used as an interjection to express surprise or excitement Holy cow! That car almost ran into us!

Word by Word Definitions

  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

  1. :  the mature female of cattle (genus Bos)

    :  the mature female of various usually large animals (as an elephant, whale, or moose)

    :  a domestic bovine animal regardless of sex or age

  1. :  to destroy the resolve or courage of

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a brief usually trivial fact

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