interjection jim·i·ny \ˈjimənē, ˈjēm-, -ni\
variants: or


\ˈjimənē, ˈjēm-, -ni\

Definition of jiminy

  1. —used as a mild oath often in the phrases by jiminy, jiminy crickets, jiminy Christmas

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Origin and Etymology of jiminy

alteration of gemini

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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