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crikey

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EtymologyEdit

Thought to be an alliterative substitute for Christ (contracted from Christ kill me)

InterjectionEdit

crikey

  1. Used as an exclamation of astonishment, or as an emphasis of fact at the conclusion of a statement.
    Crikey, that’s a big one!

Usage notesEdit

No longer used in North America.

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