(oh) Lord

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(oh) Lord

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?
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(good) ˈLord!


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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References in classic literature ?
Oh, Lord! I'm afraid I shall be obliged to drink the milk, now it's come!"
"Oh, Lord! I am sure your mother can spare you very well, and I DO beg you will favour me with your company, for I've quite set my heart upon it.
"Oh, Lord! no," said Bonacieux, "but yesterday I went to St.
Oh, Lord! Not I; I never read novels; I have something else to do."
'Oh, Lord!' the young man groans, and clutches With ink-stained fingers at his head, and waits.