Geez definition

jēz
Used to express mild surprise, delight, dissatisfaction, or annoyance.
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(euphemistic) An exclamation denoting surprise or frustration.
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(UK, slang) Informal address to a male; abbreviation of geezer.

Hi geez, you alright?

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Geez is defined as an exclamation you shout showing surprise or annoyance.

When you are annoyed because your friend is late for the 10th time in a row, this is an example of when you might shout "Geez!"

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Origin of geez

  • Shortening and alteration of Jesus

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • A minced oath of the word Jesus.

    From Wiktionary