gramercy
interjection Etymology: Middle English grand mercy, from Anglo-French grand merci great thanks Date: 14th century archaic — used to express gratitude or surprise

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  • gramercy — /greuh merr see/, interj. 1. Archaic. (used as an exclamation expressing surprise or sudden strong feeling.) n. 2. Obs. thanks. [1300 50; ME gramerci, grantmerci < OF grand merci great thanks. See GRAND, MERCY] * * * …   Universalium

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