Gadzooks!

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks
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Gadzooks!

Postby K » 17 Jul 2017, 08:02

And other rarely heard exclamations.

I once taught a lad who said, "Dash!" when he'd made a mistake which I thought was a wonderful step back in time.

What else do we rarely hear?
Good men, the last wave by, crying how bright
Their frail deeds might have danced in a green bay,
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
REDACTED, with nothing else to do, wrote:I just Googled his name!

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Deebank » 17 Jul 2017, 08:17

Odd's bodkins!
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby nev harp » 17 Jul 2017, 08:29

A great start of TV and film.
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby fire and fueryIre » 17 Jul 2017, 08:37

While don't normally like screamers, this is one thread where they seem aposite, so here goes

Crikey Moses!

Stone the crows!

By the cringe!

Golly gosh!
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby The Great Defector » 17 Jul 2017, 13:37

Shoot
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby fire and fueryIre » 17 Jul 2017, 13:46

The Great Defector wrote:Shoot


Surely you mean

Jamie Mack!

or

Jaysus, Mary and Joseph!
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby The Great Defector » 17 Jul 2017, 13:48

fueryIre wrote:
The Great Defector wrote:Shoot


Surely you mean

Jamie Mack!

or

Jaysus, Mary and Joseph!


Never said Jamie mack, that's a Dublin thing. I say Jaysus, Mary and Joseph jokingly and pretend to bless myself if someone is making a mountain out of a mole hill about something.
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby K » 17 Jul 2017, 21:11

Deebank wrote:Odd's bodkins!

Cripes! That's a good one.
Good men, the last wave by, crying how bright
Their frail deeds might have danced in a green bay,
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
REDACTED, with nothing else to do, wrote:I just Googled his name!

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby sloopjohnc » 17 Jul 2017, 21:24

Drat!

Beans!

Neato!

Outtasight!

Boss!

Dope!

My son and I were just discussing terms like this. I use "cool" still and he uses "hella," as in "hella cool."
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby sloopjohnc » 17 Jul 2017, 21:25

The Great Defector wrote:Shoot


I still use that one when I'm not in a place to say "shit."
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby K » 17 Jul 2017, 21:30

sloopjohnc wrote:Beans!


That's an odd one.
Good men, the last wave by, crying how bright
Their frail deeds might have danced in a green bay,
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
REDACTED, with nothing else to do, wrote:I just Googled his name!

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Darkness_Fish » 17 Jul 2017, 21:45

Whoops-a-cuntstick
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Flower » 17 Jul 2017, 21:51

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Fonz » 17 Jul 2017, 21:52

'Oh crumbs!'

and

'"Crikey!'

I use both a lot.

To commiserate I sometimes use "Hard lines!" or "Hard cheese!", which my wife hadn't heard before.
Heyyyy!

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby K » 17 Jul 2017, 21:52

Darkness_Fish wrote:Whoops-a-cuntstick

Or Gash.
Good men, the last wave by, crying how bright
Their frail deeds might have danced in a green bay,
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
REDACTED, with nothing else to do, wrote:I just Googled his name!

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Sneelock » 17 Jul 2017, 22:47

sloopjohnc wrote:
My son and I were just discussing terms like this. I use "cool" still and he uses "hella," as in "hella cool."

everybody I know in their 20's says that so often that I want to strangle them.
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Harvey K-Tel » 17 Jul 2017, 23:10

Hoky Dinah!

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Charlie O. » 17 Jul 2017, 23:31

Zounds!
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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby Deebank » 18 Jul 2017, 05:24

Dadgummit!

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Re: Gadzooks!

Postby kath » 18 Jul 2017, 07:17

Darkness_Fish wrote:Whoops-a-cuntstick


i for one am trying to keep this alive on a daily basis.