gee whiz


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gee whiz

interj.
Used to express mild surprise, amazement, or enthusiasm.

gee′ whiz′


interj.
[1880–85, Amer.; appar. euphemistic alter. of Jesus, with final syllable replaced by whiz]

gee′-whiz′



adj.
arousing or designed to arouse wonder, admiration, or enthusiasm: gee-whiz electronic gadgetry.
[1930–35]
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What will become of Gee Whiz if/when her brother goes to Vietnam?
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