Cripes is defined as a slang word used to show disgust or annoyance.(interjection)
An example of cripes used as an interjection is in the following sentence: "Cripes! What did I tell you about leaving your socks all over the floor?!"
See cripes in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: euphemism for Christ
See cripes in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Alteration of Christ.