upon my word
phrasal with my assurance ; indeed, assuredly <
upon my word, I've never heard of such a thing
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • upon my word — my word or upon my word old fashioned used for showing surprise or anger …   English dictionary

  • (upon) my word — (upon) my ˈword idiom (old fashioned) used to show that you are surprised about sth Main entry: ↑wordidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • upon my word — phrasal also on my word : with my assurance : assuredly, indeed upon my word, I never heard of such a thing * * * upon my word A mild interjection expressing surprise, dismay, etc ● word * * * (upon) my word …   Useful english dictionary

  • upon my word — ► on (or upon) my word an exclamation of surprise or emphasis. Main Entry: ↑word …   English terms dictionary

  • upon my word — believe me, this is the truth, honestly    Upon my word, I don t know why they hate me so …   English idioms

  • upon my word — on my word, as I live and breath, oh my …   English contemporary dictionary

  • upon my word! — i promise, trust me …   English contemporary dictionary

  • on (or upon) my word — an exclamation of surprise or emphasis. → word …   English new terms dictionary

  • my word — or upon my word old fashioned used for showing surprise or anger …   English dictionary

  • upon my soul ! — My goodness!, Upon my word! …   English contemporary dictionary

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