jings

jings
An exclamation of surprise. Originates from Oor Wullie as chronicled in the Sunday Post (Uk)

Jings, would you look at the size of that.


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  • Jings! — Scottish expression of surprise. Jings! It s you again! …   Dictionary of american slang

  • jings — An exclamation of surprise. Originates from Oor Wullie as chronicled in the Sunday Post (Uk) Jings, would you look at the size of that …   Dictionary of american slang

  • Jings! — Scottish expression of surprise. Jings! It s you again! …   Dictionary of american slang

  • jings — interj. (Scottish) by jings, cry expressing surprise …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Jings — Another mild mannered expression as in “Jings, is that the right time?” Related no doubt to the English “By jingo” …   Scottish slang

  • jings — [dʒɪŋz] exclamation (also by jings) chiefly Scottish used to express surprise. Origin C18: alt. of jingo …   English new terms dictionary

  • jings — Scottish Vernacular Dictionary Well, well. (used extensively by the Broons and oor Wullie, so it must be a wurd) …   English dialects glossary

  • by jings — interj. (Scottish) jings, cry expressing surprise …   English contemporary dictionary

  • by jings — chiefly Scottish used to express surprise. → jings …   English new terms dictionary

  • Gin people — 京族 Alternative names: Jing, Kinh Total population 22,517 Regions with significant populations China (Wutou, Wanwei and Shanxin islands off the coast of Dongx …   Wikipedia

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