my word

interjection

Definition of my word

used to express surprise or astonishment

Examples of my word in a Sentence

  1. my word, how that child has grown!

First Known Use of my word

1722

my word Synonyms

Synonyms
ah, aha, come on, fie, indeed, no, pshaw, well, what, why
Related Words
gee, gee whiz, ha, hello, hey, lo, oh; fiddlesticks, phooey, pooh; there; oops (or whoops also woops), ugh; egad, gad, gadzooks [archaic], the deuce, the devil, the dickens, zounds


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