son of a gun
Son of a gun is defined as an expression of surprise, disappointment or frustration.interjection
An example of when you might say "son of a gun" is when your dog surprises you by actually listening to a command he's ignored before.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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Informalnoun pl. sons of guns
- A person; a fellow: That son of a gun knows how to sell cars and sell them well.
- A rascal; a scamp: That son of gun is always playing practical jokes.