odzooks

interjection, sometimes capitalized od·zooks \ädˈzu̇ks, -üks\
variants: less commonly

odzookers

\-kə(r)z\

Definition of odzooks

  1. —a mild oath

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Origin and Etymology of odzooks

od (euphemism for God) + -zooks or -zookers (origin unknown)


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