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zowie

informal An old-fashioned expression of shock, surprise, or astonishment. Zowie—what a gorgeous car! A: "They said the winner will get half a million dollars!" B: "Zowie! You'd never have to work for the rest of your life with that kind of moolah!"
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zowie

(ˈzɑʊi)
1. n. energy; sparkle; zest. This one sounds better because the drummer has more zowie.
2. exclam. Wow! (Usually Zowie!) Zowie! They just pulled Mr. Gutman out of the river.
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