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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Used as a mild oath or an exclamation of astonishment

Usage examples (32)
  • The man is permanently clutching his head saying "cripes" a national treasure
  • Theo, my "cripes" was not aimed at you, despite appearing directly below one of your comments.
  • They even started a sports section for cripes sake.
  • Chicketty China, the Chinese Chicken ... cripes ... for more
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