sheesh
interjection Date: 1972 — used to express disappointment, annoyance, or surprise

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sheesh — /sheesh/, interj. (used to express exasperation). [euphemistic shortening of Jesus or shit] * * * …   Universalium

  • sheesh — [shēsh] interj. [prob. var. of JEEZ] used variously to express disbelief, surprise, annoyance, etc …   English World dictionary

  • sheesh — /sheesh/, interj. (used to express exasperation). [euphemistic shortening of Jesus or shit] …   Useful english dictionary

  • sheesh — back·sheesh; bak·sheesh; buk·sheesh; bakh·sheesh; …   English syllables

  • Sheesh! — [JiJ] exclam. Damn!; Shit! (A euphemism for Shit!) □ Sheesh! What a mess! □ Sheesh! I’m getting out of here! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • sheesh — this is frustrating, I am embarrassed, darn, nuts    Sheesh! I did it again! Why do I say lay when I mean lie? …   English idioms

  • sheesh — /ʃiʃ/ (say sheesh) interjection (euphemistic) (an expression of amazement, disgust, etc.) {? based on the sh in shit} …   Australian English dictionary

  • sheesh — interjection An expression of exasperation …   Wiktionary

  • Sheesh — euphemism for the exclamation shit! …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • sheesh — Australian Slang euphemism for the exclamation shit! …   English dialects glossary

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