for gosh sakes

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for gosh sakes

A mild oath of exasperation, annoyance, frustration, anger, or surprise. Would you let me finish my story, for gosh sakes? Oh for gosh sakes, I just had the car fixed and now you've put a dent in it! For gosh sakes! I haven't seen you in years!
See also: for, gosh, sake
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(Hobby Lobby already has Christmas items on display, for gosh sakes!) The fact is, seasonal time periods get earlier and earlier, now butting one promotion adjacent to the next, without a gap.
Being 50 means I was born in the '40s, for gosh sakes! World War II was just over, and we had yet to get the bill for the Marshall Plan.