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Old 08-17-2010, 08:52   #85
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CRIMES
The Lighter Side
CRIPES

Main Entry: cripes <input onclick="return au('cripes01', 'cripes');" class="au" title="Listen to the pronunciation of cripes" type="button">
Pronunciation: \ˈkrīps\
Function: interjection
Etymology: euphemism for Christ
Date: 1910
—used as a mild oath
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