Jeez meaning

jēz
Jeez is defined as an expression used to show annoyance or surprise.

When someone keeps waking you up by coming into your room, this is an example of when you might feel annoyed and use the expression "jeez" to express your annoyance.

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(slang) Used variously to express surprise, anger, annoyance, etc.
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(slang) Exclamation of fright, incredibility, shock, surprise or anger.

Jeez, that was one helluva week.

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Used to express surprise or annoyance.
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Origin of jeez

  • Alteration of Jesus

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

  • Shortened form of Jesus. A minced oath.

    From Wiktionary