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gee whiz

1. modifier (hyphenated and used before a noun) Especially enthusiastic or impressed; youthfully or naïvely optimistic or exuberant. The film is sure to provoke some gee-whiz reactions from even the most cynical of spectators. A lot of people come into politics with some gee-whiz notions of changing the world.
2. modifier (hyphenated and used before a noun) Showily or gaudily impressive; amazing or astounding. The film boasts a lot of gee-whiz effects but doesn't offer much else in the way of plot or character development.
3. interjection An exclamation of any strong emotion, such as surprise, dismay, enthusiasm, exasperation, etc. Aw, gee whiz, Mom! Can't I stay out and play for one more hour? Gee whiz guys, wasn't that show great?
See also: gee, whiz

gee whiz

An expression of surprise, dismay, or enthusiasm. For example, Gee whiz, Dad, I thought you'd let me borrow the car, or Gee whiz, they finally won the Series! This term is thought to be a euphemism for "Jesus Christ." [Slang; 1870s]
See also: gee, whiz

gee

(dʒi)
1. n. a portion of liquor, a gallon or a single drink. You want another gee of this booze?
2. exclam. Wow! (An abbreviation of Jesus!, although not always recognized as such. Usually Gee!) Golly gee, do I have to?
3. mod. gross; disgusting. (The initial letter of gross.) Tiffany is acting way gee lately.
4. Go to grand.

grand

and G and gee and large
n. one thousand dollars. That car probably cost about twenty grand. You owe me three gees! He won three large on the slots!

gee

verb
See grand
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Starkey is currently behind bars for shooting Daniel Gee, while Gee in turn has now been convicted of revenge offences against him.
After our appearance, people started to book us as a Bee Gees tribute.
The original Bee Gees were made up of the brothers Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb.
Despite the fact the humorous, if slightly annoying, Swedish accents of Abba and the soaring vocals of the Bee Gees lead to an inevitable element of comedy, there is no doubt that by the end of the night the audience were certainly saying thank-you for the music.
Bee Gees Fever has been wowing audiences across the UK and Europe with its live tribute to the music of the brothers Gibb.
As his best pal bled to death and his brother screamed in agony,Darren Gee tried to drive to hospital but the Ford Galaxy broke down and there was nothing paramedics could do to save Mr Barker.
Starring: Backstreet Boys, Nelly Furtado, 3LW, Ricky Martin, Jessica Simpson, Joe, Krystal, Blue Man Group, Samantha Mumba, Shaggy, Nikka Costa and Wayne Newton, with Britney Spears hosting (Saturday); Aerosmith, Bee Gees, Dream, Vertical Horizon, American Hi-Fi, Eden's Crush, Tyrese, plus a special performance of ``Lady Marmalade'' by Christina Aguilera, Pink, Missy Elliot and Mya (Sunday).
When they think 'Saturday Night Fever,' they think it's about John Travolta, the Bee Gees music, the white suit and disco dancing.
GEES offers MCPH service contracts at a flat-rate cost per flying-hour to help airlines forecast expenses, manage costs, and plan for technical improvements in its maintenance budget.
A joint labor-management training council made up of GEES managers and representatives of Local 1010 of the United Electrical, Radio & Machine Workers, developed the program under which 720 employees will receive training in production techniques, office automation and management skills over two years.
With materials to make rubber band-powered miniature airplanes in hand, it would seem Ralph Gee and his son Dave stand little chance of impressing a room full of computer- and technology-savvy children.
Three self-declared "unashamed fans" of the Bee Gees have written a biography of their favourite band.
Liverpool-born Jimmy has recreated the sound and the look of the Bee Gees, the group from the Isle of Man which, via Australia, became a major UK hit.
Prior to that, he served as a GEES vice president managing the global network of overhaul and component repair shops, as well as several joint ventures.