- The definition of bejesus is a word to use instead of "Jesus" to express surprise, anger or other negative feelings.
An example of a time when someone might shout "Bejesus" is when she sees that her spouse made a mess of the kitchen.
Bejesus, what a mess!
bejesus definition by Webster's New World
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used variously to express surprise, pleasure, anger, annoyance, etc.
Slang a term of indefinite meaning, often used to provide emphasis, esp. in such phrases as
Origin: euphemism for by Jesus
bejesus definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Used as an intensive: The bear scared the bejesus out of us.
Origin: Alteration of by Jesus.