Reverse Dictionary – SURPRISE – INTERJECTIONS & PHRASES


SURPRISE, SURPRISED, SURPRISING, SURPRISINGLY – INTERJECTIONS, PHRASES
– as a complete surprise OUT OF A CLEAR SKY Bk1999 
– a melodramatic reaction to another’s surprise BABY DISCOVERS! 1972 US sl.
– surprised THE IMAGINATION BOGGLES 1971
– surprised; a comment on any marked absurdity THE MIND BOGGLES 1950s sl.
– that will anger, surprise, frighten, or give one pause THAT WILL SET THE HAIR 1984 Amer. dial.
– what a surprise WHAT A TURN-UP! 1970s sl.


SURPRISE, SURPRISED, SURPRISING, SURPRISINGLY – INTERJECTIONS – Part 1
– exclamation of surprise A-DEARY ME! 1868 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ADZOONS! Bk1911 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise AH LADS! 1839 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise AIN’T THAT A CAUTION! 1968 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise APSE UPON THEE! Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise AREAR! 1762 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise, esp. at a person’s persistence with a topic or notion; ‘are you at it again?’ ARE YOU THERE WITH YOUR BEARS? 1594 obs.
– exclamation of surprise ARRAH! 1827-32 Ireland
– exclamation of surprise AVOY! c1300 obs.
– exclamation of surprise AW SHUCKS! 1888 colloq.
– exclamation of surprise AY-LA! Bk1898 Eng. & Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BAA! Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BALLOCKS! 20C
– exclamation of surprise BA-SANG! Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BEGARRA!;  BEGORRA!;  BEGORRAH! 1839 Anglo-Irish 
– exclamation of surprise BEGORRY! 1911 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BEJABBERS!;  BEJABERS! 1890 chiefly Anglo-Irish
– exclamation of surprise BEJASUS!;  BEJESUS! 1908 chiefly Anglo-Irish
– exclamation of surprise BERLIMEY! 2000 UK sl.
– exclamation of surprise BEZONTER ME! Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BIJEN! Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BLESS ME! 1709
– exclamation of surprise BLESS MY SOUL! 1851
– exclamation of surprise BLESS US! 1646
– exclamation of surprise BLIME! 1889 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise BLIMEY! 1889 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise BLOW ME DOWN! 1928
– exclamation of surprise BLOW ME TIGHT! 1819
– exclamation of surprise BLOW MY BUTTONS! 1907 colloq.
– exclamation of surprise BLOWNS! Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BO! Bk1911 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise BOIL ME DOWN! 1954 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BOWKERS! 1788 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BOY! 1894 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise BOY HOWDY! 1918 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BUST MY BOILER! 1910s sl.
– exclamation of surprise BY ALL THAT’S BLUE! 1829
– exclamation of surprise BY GEORGE! 1731
– exclamation of surprise BY GONNIES! 1931 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BY GORRY! 1854 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BY GRABS! 1898 Amer. dial. euphemism for ‘by God’
– exclamation of surprise BY GRAVY! 1831 Amer. dial. 
– exclamation of surprise BY GUM! c1815
– exclamation of surprise BY JIMINY CRICKET 1848 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise BY JUDAS PRIEST! 1879 colloq.
– exclamation of surprise BY MY SANG! 1790 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise BY SAGGS! 1898 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise BY THE GREAT HORN-SPOON! 1860 Amer. dial.
 exclamation of surprise BY THE HOLY! 19C
– exclamation of surprise BY THE LORD HARRY! 1687
 exclamation of surprise BY THE SACRED STARS AND STRIPES! L19 US
– exclamation of surprise BY ZIGGITY! a1930 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise CARRY ME OUT WITH THE TONGS! 1927 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise CATSO!;  CATZO! L16 sl.
– exclamation of surprise CHARLIE BROWN! 20C Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise CHRIST! 1748
– exclamation of surprise COO! c1890 colloq.
– exclamation of surprise COO-ER! 1911 UK sl.
– exclamation of surprise COR! 1931 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise COR BLIMEY! 1931 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise CRIKEY! 1838 Brit. euphemism for ‘Christ!’
– exclamation of surprise CRIPES! 1910 euphemism for ‘Christ!’
– exclamation of surprise CRIVENS! Sc.
– exclamation of surprise CRUMBS! 1922 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise DABBISH IT! 1869 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DAD BURN! 1829 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise DADDY! 20C W. Indies sl.
– exclamation of surprise DAG! 1987 US NZ & sl.
– exclamation of surprise DAG BURN! 1829 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise DALLY! 1892 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DAMNED! M18 sl. 
– exclamation of surprise DAMN SAM! 1950s African-American usage
– exclamation of surprise DASH MY BUTTONS! 1756 colloq.
– exclamation of surprise DAWG! 1980s US students’ & teen sl.
– exclamation of surprise DEAR! 1694
– exclamation of surprise DEAR MAN! 1903 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise DEAR ME! 1848 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DEAR SAKES! 1871 Eng. dial. 
– exclamation of surprise DEARY ME! 1848 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DEARY ME TO-DAY! 1865 Eng. dial.  
– exclamation of surprise DID YOU EVER! 1840
– exclamation of surprise DOGGONE MY CATS! 1908 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DOG MY CATS! 1853 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DOG MY HIDE! 1941 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DO LORDY-MAMMA! 1967 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise DORDY! 2000 UK sl.
– exclamation of surprise DUDE! 1989
– exclamation of surprise ECH! 1833 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise; a warning cry used by street boys on the appearance of a policeman ECK! Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise EH! MERGIE ME! Bk1905 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise ENTY! 1883 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise FAIR SUCK OF THE PINEAPPLE! 1971 Aust. sl.
– exclamation of surprise FANCY! 1813 UK sl.
– exclamation of surprise FANCY THAT! 1813 UK sl.
– exclamation of surprise FAN ME WITH A BRICK! 1950 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise FATHER OF MERCY! 1900 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise FLAMING HELLc1925
– exclamation of surprise FOR CHEESE CAKE! 1998 UK sl.
– exclamation of surprise FOR CRYING OUT LOUD! 1924 euphemism
– exclamation of surprise FORGIMMETY! 19C Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise FOR THE LOVE OF PETE! Bk1995 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise FREAKING A! 2002 US euphemism for ‘fucking A’
– exclamation of surprise FUT! 1602 obs.
– exclamation of surprise GAD DAIGS! 1982 Bahamas
– exclamation of surprise GADZOOKS! 1653 arch.
– exclamation of surprise GAWBLIMEY! 1896 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise GEE! 1895 chiefly US
– exclamation of surprise GEE WHITZ! 1876 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise GEE WHIZ!;  GEE WIZ! 1876 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise GEEWHILLIKENS!;  GEEWHILLIKINS! 1851 orig. & chiefly US
– exclamation of surprise GEEWHITTAKERS! 1851 orig. & chiefly US
– exclamation of surprise GEEWILIKINS ZIGGETY! 1888 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GEEZE! 1923 orig US
– exclamation of surprise GEEZ, LOUISE! Bk1995 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise GOLLY! 1775 UK euphemism
– exclamation of surprise GOOD FUCK! 2002 UK sl.
– exclamation of surprise GOOD GRANNY! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOOD GRIEF! 1937 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise GOOD LACK! M17 obs.
– exclamation of surprise GOOD LAW! 1913 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOODNESS AGNES 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOODNESS GODNESS AGNES 1943 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOODNESS GODNESS AGNES BROWN 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOODNESS GRACIOUS AGNES 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOODNESS GRACIOUS MABLE AGNES 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOODNESS GRACIOUS MISS AGNES 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GORBLIME!;  GORBLIMEY!;  GORBLIMY! 1896 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise GORDON BENNETT! 1984 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise GORRY! 1907 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH! 1757
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL CONNET’CUTT! 1887 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL FIDDLESTICKS! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL FILOX! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL FIRELOCKS! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL FISH-HOOKS! 1914 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL FRIDAY! 1966 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL FRIGHTY! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL HEMLOCK! 1864 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL HEMLOCKS AND CHEW SPRUCE GUM! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL LIGHTNING! 1914 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL POTOMAC! 1857 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL SUFFICIENCY! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH ALL TARNATION! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GOSH OLD HEMLOCK! 1950 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GREAT DOIN’S! 20C
– exclamation of surprise GREAT HATS! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GREAT HEAVENLY DAYS! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GREAT SCOTT! 1852 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise GREAT SNAKES! 1878
– exclamation of surprise GREAT SNAKES AND ALLIGATORS! 1862 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise GUP! a1529
– exclamation of surprise HA! a1300
– exclamation of surprise HAITH! 1698 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise HALLOO! a1700
– exclamation of surprise HARRO! 1882 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise HAVE A CARE OF US! 1828 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise HAW! 1889 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HEAVEN AND EARTH! a1777
– exclamation of surprise HEAVENLY DAY(S)! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HEAVENS! 1588
– exclamation of surprise HEAVENS TO BETSY! 1891 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HELL AND SCISSORS! 1852 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise HELP MY TIME! 1969 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HELLO! 1917 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HETH! 1698 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise HEY-DAY! E16 arch.
– exclamation of surprise HIGHTY-TIGHTY! 1747
– exclamation of surprise HOLY BALLS! 1943 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY COW! 1924
– exclamation of surprise HOLY CATS! 1900 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY CRAP! 2001 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY FUCK! 1982 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY GEE! 1895 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY HATS! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY MAC! 1931 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY MACKEREL! 1885 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY MOLEY!;  HOLY MOLY! 1949 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY MOSES! 1855
– exclamation of surprise HOLY SCHMUTZ! 1990s US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY SHIT! 1982 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise HOLY SMOKE! 1892
– exclamation of surprise HOLY SNAKES! 1927 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOLY SOX! 1909 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOOEE! 1874 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOO-EE-AH! 1874 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOO-HEE! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOO-WEE! 1882 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOT DAMN, VIETNAM! 1972 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise HOTZICKITY! 1909 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOT ZIG! 1949 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOT ZIGGETY-DAMN! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOT ZIGGETY DOD! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOT ZIGGETY DOG! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOT ZIGGITY! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise HOW ABOUT THAT! 1939 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise HUSH MY MOUTH! 1931 US 
– exclamation of surprise I BE KILLED! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I DAD! Bk1905 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I DECLARE! 1849 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I DECLARE BEFORE THE LORD! 1960 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I DO DECLARE! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I GANNIES! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I GANNY! 1969 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I GONNIES! 1907 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I GORRY! 1915 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise IKY-PIKY! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE A LOWDOWN SON OF A BITCH! 20C sl.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE A MONKEY’S UNCLE! 1926 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE A SON OF A BITCH! 20C sl.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE BUGGERED! 1914
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE BUMSWIZZLED! 1911 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE DAMNED! 1925
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE DING-BUSTED! 1885 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE DINGED! 1844 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE DINGSWIZZLED! 1895 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE GO-TO-HELL! 1942 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE GUMSWIZZLED! 1911 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE JIGGED! 1908 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE JIGGERED! 1860 sl.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE JIGGEROOED! 1913 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE JIMJAMMED! 1912 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE JIMJOHNNED 1905 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE SHOT! M18
– exclamation of surprise I’LL BE SWITCHED! M19
– exclamation of surprise I’LL GO HE! 1950s NZ sl.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL GO TO THE FOOT OF OUR STAIRS! 1992 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’LL GO TO THE FOOT OF OUR STAIRS! M18
– exclamation of surprise I’LL GO TO THE FOOT OF OUR STAIRS! 1949 colloq.
– exclamation of surprise I’M BUGGERED! 1966
– exclamation of surprise I’M DAMNED! 1925
– exclamation of surprise I MEAN! 1933 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I’M JIGGERED! 1886
– exclamation of surprise I SAY! 1890
– exclamation of surprise I SNUM! 1831 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise I SWAN! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise JEEMONETTIMAY! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise JEEPERS! 1929 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise JEEPERS CREEPERS! 1929 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise JEEZE! 1923 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise JEEZY-PEEZY! 1960 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise JERUSALEM! Bk1896 sl.
– exclamation of surprise JESE! 1923 orig. US
– exclamation of surprise JESUS! 1922
– exclamation of surprise JESUS CHRIST! 1922
– exclamation of surprise JESUS H. CHRIST! 1922
– exclamation of surprise JESUS WEPT! 20C Aust. sl.
– exclamation of surprise JEWHILLIKENS! a1872 sl.
– exclamation of surprise JEZ! 1923 orig. US 
– exclamation of surprise JIMINETTY! 1901 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise JIMINY EDDIES! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise JUDAS PRIEST! 1914 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise JUMPIN’ JEWSHARPS! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.


SURPRISE, SURPRISED, SURPRISING, SURPRISINGLY – INTERJECTIONS – Part 2
– exclamation of surprise LACKADAISY! M18
– exclamation of surprise LACK-A-DAISY-ME! Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LACKADAY! L17 arch.
– exclamation of surprise LAND-A-MASSY! 1917 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LARELYS 1760 Eng. dial. obs.
– exclamation of surprise LA-RI! 1814 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAUKERINS! 1790 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAW! 1588
– exclamation of surprise LAW DEAR HEART! Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWDY MUSSY! 1883 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAW, GO ON! 1966 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWK! 1768
– exclamation of surprise LAWK-A-BIDDY! 1899 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWK-A-DAISY (ME)! 1790 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWK-A-ME! Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWK-A-MERCY! 1768
– exclamation of surprise LAWK-A-MUSSY! 1768
– exclamation of surprise LAWKINS! 1896 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise LAWKS! 1768
– exclamation of surprise LAWKUS! Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWKUS-HEART! Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAW ME! 1966 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWS A-DAYS! Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAW SAKES ALIVE! 1845 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWS-A-MARCY! 1913 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWS-A-MUSSY! 1884 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSHUS! 1887 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWS OF MERCY! 1959 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAW SOULS! 1789 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY! 1859 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY BLESS ME! 1880 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY DAISY! 1942 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY DAY! 1859 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise (THE) LAWSY MASSY! 1896 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY ME! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY MERCY! 1906 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY MUSSY! 1909 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY SAKES! 1968 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWSY’S SAKES! 1906 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWZEE! 1914 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LAWZEE ME! 1914 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LILLY-WUNTERS! B1900 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LOR! 1835 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise LORD-A-MASSEY!;  LORD-A-MASSY! 1851 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LORD-A-MUSSY! 1872 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LORD HAVE MERCY! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LORDLUMMY! L19
– exclamation of surprise LORD SAVE US! 1789 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise LORDY! 1853 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LORDY-MASSY! 1917 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LORDY MERCY! 1962 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LORDY MUSSY! 1909 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LORKUS! 1887 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LOR LUMME! L19
– exclamation of surprise LOSH! a1779 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise LOSSYME! 1914 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LUD! a1726 arch.
– exclamation of surprise LUDDY MUSSY! 1851 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise LUMME!;  LUMMY!  1898 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise MAN! 1869
– exclamation of surprise MANS Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MARRY COME OUT! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MARRY COME UP! 1592 obs.
– exclamation of surprise MARRY ME! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MARRY ON US! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MASSY! 1867 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MEGISTY! 1822 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MEGSTY ME! 1822 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MERCY! 1867 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MERCY BE BLESSED! 1900 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MERCY BLESS THEE! 1899 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MERCY OH! 1893 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MERCY SAVE ONE! 1900 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MERLINS! Bk1905 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MIGHTY ME! 1869 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MOTHER OF SHIT! 1940s US
– exclamation of surprise MULE SHIT! 1920s US
– exclamation of surprise MURDERATION! 1862 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MUSHA! Irish
– exclamation of surprise MY AUNT! 1869
– exclamation of surprise MY CANE! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MY CONSCIENCE! Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MY ELBOW! 20C NZ sl.
– exclamation of surprise MY EYE! 1826
– exclamation of surprise MY GIDDY AUNT! 1903 colloq.
– exclamation of surprise MY GUM! c1815
– exclamation of surprise MY HOLY AUNT! 1869
– exclamation of surprise MY IVERS! 1847 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MY LAND OF LIVING! 1914 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MY LAND OF LIVING! L19 Irish
– exclamation of surprise MY OLD BOOTS! L19
– exclamation of surprise MY PATIENCE! M19
– exclamation of surprise MY SACRED AUNT! 1869
– exclamation of surprise MY SAINTED AUNT! 1869
– exclamation of surprise MY SANGS! 1829 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MY SARTIE! 1819 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise MY SOUL AN’ BODY! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MY SOUL AN’ DELIVERANCE! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise MY SOUL AN’ SENSES! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise NA AN’ NOO! Bk1903
– exclamation of surprise NA SIRS! Bk1903
– exclamation of surprise NAY BUT! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise NAY FOR SURE! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise NO SHIT SHERLOCK! 1970s sl., orig. US
– exclamation of surprise NO TILT! 1983 US euphemism for ‘no shit’
– exclamation of surprise N.S.S.! 1970s sl., orig. US (No Shit Sherlock)
– exclamation of surprise OBS-BOBS AND BUTTERCUPS! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise OCH! 1528 Sc. & Irish
– exclamation of surprise O DEARY ME! 1903 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ODS-BOBS AND BUTTERCUPS! B1900 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ODSO! 1695 obs.
– exclamation of surprise OH BOY! 1910s sl., orig. US
– exclamation of surprise OH HO! a1300
– exclamation of surprise OH JERUSALEM! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise OH LAW! 1966 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise OH MAMMA! 1891 US sl.
– exclamation of surprise OHO! a1300
– exclamation of surprise OHWEE! 1961 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise OINGO BOINGO! 1990s S. Afr. & US teen sl.
– exclamation of surprise OOEY! 1961 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise OO-WEE! 1961 Amer. dial.
 exclamation of surprise PY KORRY! 1862 NZ
– exclamation of surprise RAH! 2000 Black British sl.
– exclamation of surprise RAWTID! 1940s sl.
– exclamation of surprise SAKES ALIVE! 1846 Eng. dial. & US
– exclamation of surprise SANG! 1871 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise SAVE ME! 1884 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise SAVE US ALL! 1895 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise SAY! 1830 orig. & chiefly US 
– exclamation of surprise SHACKS! 1980s US college sl.
– exclamation of surprise SHIT A BRICK! sl.
– exclamation of surprise SHO! Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise SHU-FLY! Bk1974 Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise SIRS, THE DAY! 1887 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise SKIDDOO!;  SKIDOO! 1900s sl.
– exclamation of surprise SNAKES! 1839 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise SNAKES ALIVE! 1847
– exclamation of surprise SON OF A GUN! 1840
– exclamation of surprise SPEED THE WOMBATS! 1920s Aust. sl.
– exclamation of surprise STARVE THE BARDIES! 1941 Aust.
– exclamation of surprise STARVE THE CROWS! 1918 Aust. & NZ
– exclamation of surprise STARVE THE LIZARDS! 1927 Aust.
– exclamation of surprise STARVE THE RATS! 1908 Aust. & NZ 
– exclamation of surprise STIFFEN THE CROWS! 1932 Aust. & NZ
– exclamation of surprise STIFFEN THE LIZARDS! 1959 Aust.
– exclamation of surprise STONE ME! 1961
– exclamation of surprise STONE THE CROWS! 1927 orig. Aust.
– exclamation of surprise STREUTH!;  STREWTH! 1892
– exclamation of surprise STRIKE A LIGHT! 1936 Brit., Aust., & NZ
– exclamation of surprise STRIKE ME! 1696 Aust. & NZ sl. 
– exclamation of surprise STRIKE ME BLIND! 1696 Aust. & NZ sl. 
– exclamation of surprise STRIKE ME DEAD! 1696 Aust. & NZ sl. 
– exclamation of surprise STRIKE ME PINK! 1696 Aust. & NZ sl. 
– exclamation of surprise STROLL ON! 1959 Brit.
– exclamation of surprise ‘STROOTH!;  ‘STRUTH! 1892
– exclamation of surprise SUFFERING SNAKES! 1927 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise SURPRISE, SURPRISE! 1953
– exclamation of surprise THALLACK! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise THERE-AGAIN! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise THOU NEVER SAYS! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise TOO MUCH! 1930s sl.
– exclamation of surprise UFF-DA! 1950 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise VOW! 1790 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise WAE! a1779 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise WALKING MOSES1910s sl.
– exclamation of surprise WEEPERS! 1950s teen sl.
– exclamation of surprise WELL I NEVER! 1848
– exclamation of surprise WELL I NEVER DID! 1848
– exclamation of surprise WHAM! 1940s US sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHAMMO! 1940s US sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHAT IN BLUE BLAZES? E19 sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHAT IN MERCY! 1882 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise WHAT IS THIS, CHRISTMAS? 1980s sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHADDYA KNOW? 20C sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHAT DO YOU KNOW? 1914 chiefly US
– exclamation of surprise WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THAT! 1920s Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHAT DO YOU THINK? 20C sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHAT THE HANGMENT! 1828 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WHOAP! 1851 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WHOO! 1932 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WHOOEE!;  WHOO-HEE!;  WHOOIE!   1888 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WHOPE! 1907 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WHO THE BLAZES? E19 sl.
– exclamation of surprise WHY THE BLAZES? E19 sl.
– exclamation of surprise WOAP-AH! 1898 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WOPE! 1942 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WOULDN’T THAT JAR YOU1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise WOW! 1892
– exclamation of surprise WOWEE!;  WOW-WEE!  1921
– exclamation of surprise WOWEE-KAZOWEE! 1990s Amer. sl.
– exclamation of surprise WUP! 1942 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise YALLACK!;  YELLOOK!;  YOLLOCK! 1880 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise YALTO! Bk1905 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise YALTOCO! Bk1905 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise YARRAH! 1827-32 Ireland
– exclamation of surprise YE GODS AND LITTLE FISHES! 1888
– exclamation of surprise YELLUCKS! 1880 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise YELTA! c1820 Sc.
– exclamation of surprise YERRAH!;  YIRRA! 1892 Ireland
– exclamation of surprise YIKES! 1940s
– exclamation of surprise YOICKS-BOB! Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise YOU COULD HAVE KNOCKED ME DOWN WITH A FEATHER! 1741
– exclamation of surprise YOU DON’T SAY! 1912 orig. US 
– exclamation of surprise YOU DON’T SAY SO! 1779 
– exclamation of surprise YOU MIGHT HAVE BEAT ME DOWN WITH A FEATHER! 1741
– exclamation of surprise YOU WOULDN’T READ ABOUT IT! 1950 Aust. & NZ
– exclamation of surprise YOW! 1991 US
– exclamation of surprise ZEMMIES! 1877 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ZICKETY-BOOM! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ZICKITY-BAM! 1924 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ZIGGETY! 1888 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ZIGGETY-DAMN! 1965 Amer. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ZOINKS! 1972 US
– exclamation of surprise ZOOKERINS! 1825 Eng. dial.
– exclamation of surprise ZOWIE! c1913
– exclamation of surprise ZOWKERS! B1900 Eng. dial.