jiminy

/ˈdʒɪməni/ (say 'jimuhnee)

interjection
(a mild exclamation of surprise.)
Also, jiminy cricket. {alteration of Latin Jesu, Domine! Jesus, Lord!}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • jiminy — exclamation of surprise, 1803, a disguised oath, perhaps for Jesu Domine Jesus Lord. Extended form jiminy cricket is attested from 1848 and suggests Jesus Christ (Cf. also Jiminy Christmas, 1890) …   Etymology dictionary

  • jiminy — /jim euh nee/, interj. (a mild exclamation of surprise, emotion, or awe.) Also, jimminy. [1810 20; perh. alter. of L Jesu Domine Lord Jesus!] * * * …   Universalium

  • jiminy — interj. gentle exclamation of surprise; exclamation of emotion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jiminy — jim·i·ny …   English syllables

  • jiminy! —  Excl. of surprise …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • jiminy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jiminy Cricket — Personnage Disney Espèce Criquet anthropomorphe 1re apparition dans 1940 Pinocchio Univers Disney Pinocchio Lieu de résidence Aucun endroit particulier …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jiminy Crickett — Jiminy Cricket Jiminy Cricket Personnage Disney Espèce Criquet anthropomorphe Sexe Masculin 1re apparition dans 1940 Pinocchio Univers Disney Pinocchio Lieu de résidence …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jiminy Glick — is a fictional character portrayed by Martin Short in the Emmy nominated TV series Primetime Glick (2001 2003), the subsequent film Jiminy Glick in Lalawood, and Short’s Broadway show . He began as a recurring character on The Martin Short Show ; …   Wikipedia

  • Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort — (Ханкок,США) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 37 Corey Road, Ханкок, MA …   Каталог отелей

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