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  • interj. Alternative spelling of shazaam.


Arguably coined by Bill Parker in February 1940. (Wiktionary)



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  • you are sooooooo right


    see much better

    May 28, 2009

  • ditto.

    but in my mind it has exclamation points

    May 22, 2009

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    Help! I can't stop
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  • love this word!!!

    May 21, 2009