Origin of jeezeuphemism for Jesus
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.
Used to express surprise or annoyance.
Origin of jeezAlteration of Jesus
Shortened form of Jesus. A minced oath.