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Used to express mild surprise, delight, dissatisfaction, or annoyance.

[Shortening and alteration of Jesus.]


(giˈɛz, geɪ-)

a Semitic language of ancient Ethiopia, now used only as the liturgical language of the Ethiopian Church.
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You have no idea what's going on and you will get to know at the end of the tournament why and you go: 'Geez, I wish I didn't say that' because that will come out at the end of the tournament.
But McIlroy, who has not won p n a Major since 2014, said: "Geez, I'd cause all the stirs in the world if I go back to winning Majors.
Asked if causing a stir with the European Tour was a sacrifice worth taking, he replied: "Geez, I'd cause all the stirs in the world if I could go back to winning Majors."
The doors opened on the Geez A Break Productions tour of 'O'er the Tap' last Thursday evening, telling the story of three young Glasgow soldiers who joined the great fight in 1914, and the women they left behind.
But, geez, once people started realizing you could "rice" cauliflower -- e.g., chop it into tiny rice-sized pieces -- it blossomed into a true "thing." It can be used in stir fries, pizza crusts, risottos, meatloaves -- anywhere regular rice might appear, cauliflower is edging its way in.
Lambourn James Burn Ilewin Geez 2.20 Plumpton, nap Has a penalty, but boasts some useful form and this venue is one of trainer Charlie Mann's go-to tracks.
A user with a verified account wrote, "Geez. @JohnCena just made the most incredible plea for love with Nikki Bella @BellaTwins.
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Geez! But why was this report not played up by the media?
"For my 21st, she gave me ['21'] and said, 'I did some pretty cool stuff when I was 21, good luck.' And I was like, 'Geez.'" Yup, no pressure, Harry Styles.
Mac wriggled on the spotting scope and munnured Geez ...
Congratulations to @LCFC for making this story happen...Don't drink to much lads well done @22Demarai Paul Robinson (@Robbo04pr) May 2, 2016 Gray's oppo, David Cotterill, also got in on the act: @22Demarai well done geez David Cotterill (@cotterill_ david) May 2, 2016 James Vaughan, who spent just a couple of months in the same side as Gray, said: WOW!!