jeepers


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jee·pers

 (jē′pərz)
interj.
Used to express surprise or annoyance.

[Alteration of Jesus.]

jeepers

(ˈdʒiːpəz ˈkriːpəz) or

jeepers creepers

interj
slang US and Canadian a mild exclamation of surprise
[C20: euphemism for Jesus]

jee•pers

(ˈdʒi pərz)

interj.
(used as a mild exclamation of surprise or emotion.)
[1925–30, Amer.; euphemistic alter. of Jesus]
Translations

jeepers (creepers)

interj (US inf) → Mensch (inf)
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TRAUMATIC JOURNEY OF NICOLE'S FAMILY On June 6, 2015, Nicole White met Jonathan Harris at Jeepers Country Bar and Grill.
And their evening got off to a great start: "Nicole was in a great mood, she seemed to be having fun and was excited to be out on a second date with John," says Matt Martino, a bouncer at Jeepers Bar where they had gone.
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JEEPERS CREEPERS 5* 9pM Justin Long (above) and Gina Philips see a hooded figure dump a body down a sewer pipe beside an old house.
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Plus there's reference to the songbooks of Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald The orchestra's albums include Jeepers Creepers and My Favourite Things, with tracks A String Of Pearls and The Story of A Starry Night.
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