An oath expressing surprise, shock, frustration, anger, or annoyance. Oh Lord! If we'd stopped the car one second later, that train would have hit us! I know you've had a long day at work, but Lord, is it too much to ask for you to take out the trash? Lord, look at the time! How is it nearly midnight already?
See also: lord
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oh ˈLord!used to show that you are surprised, annoyed or worried about something: Good Lord, what have you done to your hair!(Some people may find these idioms offensive.)
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