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slang Brit an exclamation of surprise, amazement, or admiration
[C20: corruption of God]


var. of com- before r : correlate.


1. Corinthians.
2. Coroner.


1. corner.
2. coroner.
3. corpus.
4. correct.
5. correction.


[kɔːʳ] EXCL (Brit) → ¡caramba!
cor blimey!¡Dios mío!


[ˈkɔːr] excl (British)mince alors!


interj (Brit inf) → Mensch (inf), → Mann (sl)


[kɔːʳ] excl (Brit) (also cor blimey!) → perbacco!
References in classic literature ?
The parable of Pythagoras is dark, but true; Cor ne edito; Eat not the heart.
They speak of ata and cor sva jo, meaning reproduction and from the beginning, and point toward the south; but no one has a mother.
tificat cor hominis; and again, Rex delectabitur pulchritudine tua.
Ubi saeva indignatio cor ulterius lacerare nequit' (Where fierce indignation can no longer tear his heart).
Y corau sydd wedi cyrraedd y rownd gynderfynol yw: Corau Ieuenctid: Aelwyd y Waun Ddyfal o Gaerdydd; Cor Ieuenctid Sir Gaerfyrddin; Aelwyd Pantycelyn o Aberystwyth; Cor Hyn Glanaethwy o Ynys Mon a Gwynedd.
When crooks were added they were renamed cors d'harmonie, because they were able to play in all the keys of the cor simple.
Those competing in the female choirs category are Cor y Wiber; Cantata; Parti Llwchwr and Cor Merched Cymry Llundain.
This conviction, arising out of the resurrection, is the common credo of the primitive church, as 1 Cor 15:11 makes clear.