AskDefine | Define gosh

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Etymology

Euphemismn (or minced oath) for god.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) /gɒʃ/, /gQS/
  • (US) /gɑːʃ/, /gA:S/
    Rhymes with: -ɒʃ

Interjection

  1. A mild expression of surprise or enthusiasm as to be put in place of "god", particularly in fear of saying the Lord's name in vain.
    Gosh, I didn't realize I'd cause so much trouble!
    Gosh I'd love to go to that concert!

Translations

mild expression of surprise or enthusiasm

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