- Representing a Cockney pronunciation of God blind me!; in medieval times, people would curse using contractions rather than breaking the third commandment (Do not use the Lord's name in vain oaths). Compare strewth, zounds, 'sblood. (Wiktionary)
“All we need now is someone in gorblimey trousers and I'll be well away...”
“Today has been a reading day and I am going from the gorblimey to the sublime today.”
“From Gissing to Patterson is rather like from the sublime to the gorblimey.”
“But" - he sighed and looked around the noisy glittering place, at the smart barmaids, the well-clad throng of loungers, some in evening dress, the half-dozen gorgeous ladies sitting with men at little tables by the window -- "I thinks as how you gets more real happiness in a quiet village pub, and the beer is cheaper, and -- gorblimey!”
“I thinks as how you gets more real happiness in a quiet village pub, and the beer is cheaper, and -- gorblimey!”
“Less gorblimey ska, more emotional tug - Lily Allen is heading in the right direction in this demanding and exciting role, you will work ….”
“At times what the Telegraph called Lily's "mannered gorblimey" irritates rather than amuses though it has to be said that "Never Gonna Happen" fuses electro-pop sounds to Abba immediacy to make a hugely catchy sound.”
“The only time the audience responds to the words is when the music stops, and the speaking characters - the gorblimey Guard, the wooden Messenger - can tell the story unimpeded.”
“Mostly it is fun, funny, entertaining, informative, and thought-provoking, punningly operating at the same time on a high intellectual level and low gorblimey one.”
“If ever an opposition was given a heaven-sent series of gorblimey gaffes from a government, it’s this one.”
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