See also: Ge'ez and Geez

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

A minced oath from the word Jesus.

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒiːz/
  • (file)

Rhymes: -iːz

InterjectionEdit

geez

  1. (euphemistic) An exclamation denoting surprise or frustration.
    Geez, that was one hell of a week.
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Etymology 2Edit

Abbreviation of geezer.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geez

  1. (UK, slang) Informal address to a male.
    Hi geez, you alright?
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BasqueEdit

NounEdit

geez

  1. instrumental plural of ge

PortugueseEdit

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NounEdit

geez m (uncountable)

  1. Ge'ez (an extinct Semitic language of Ethiopia)
    Synonym: etiópico antigo