American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- interj. Used to express mild annoyance, surprise, or disgust.
- interj. euphemistic An expression of exasperation.
- A euphemism for Jesus. (Wiktionary)
- Alteration of Jesus1. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“i hope they change the music … cant stand opera. looking great though, but hopefully they dont pull a valve and delay again sheesh - _ -”
“I mean sheesh, which is worse being scorned but respected (Bush) or being laughed at and taken as a joke (BO).”
“The author, David Grann, is a New Yorker writer, which I suspect gives him great pull, but sheesh, that is the nonfiction big think bestseller crowd coming out in force.”
“You GET MORE AGRESSIVE in a downturn, sheesh, that is”
“The Massachusetts Democrat noted that a meeting on Capitol Hill on Thursday will be interrupted for a "photo op" at the White House with congressional Democrats and Republicans as well as Bush. sheesh aka Puck Mule Palin (20: 39: 33):”
“And that's even scarier. sheesh aka Puck Mule Palin (20: 08: 47):”
“And I would rather have something of Her Nothingness rather than nothing of Her Nothingness. sheesh aka Puck Mule Palin (18: 58: 48): reality check. you are forgetting that at least 45\% of the people in this country are not rational thinkers. they want to be fed their opinions. they want to be told”
“They will have her wired and feed her any information she needs while she delivers a boilerplate beginning and then finishes with some relevant information from the feed. sheesh aka Puck Mule Palin (18: 52: 18):”
“It just snuck into blog language for me along with "sheesh".”
“My grandmother used "sheesh" and "foof" as smurf-style all-purpose replacement words which could be used as any part of speech.”
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Imagine my joy when I was wearing my calculator watch and was first introduced to someone named Leslie - there was exactly enough room on the display for 317537.14.
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