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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang Used as an intensive: The bear scared the bejesus out of us.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • interj. Expressing surprise, annoyance, dismay, or anger.
  • n. Used for emphasis, similar to crap, shit or wits.

Etymologies

Alteration of by Jesus.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From by Jesus. (Wiktionary)

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