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    golly gee

    Hello
    From this thread what does golly gee mean? Is it a childish word?
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    Re: golly gee

    Quote Originally Posted by Over the top View Post
    Hello
    From this thread what does golly gee mean? Is it a childish word?
    Thanks.
    Pretty much. It's in the same league as "goodness gracious" or "goodness me".
    It's kind of saying, "Well, would you believe it!"

    buggles (not a teacher)

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    Re: golly gee

    Maybe not as much childish but more naive and innocent. Someone who avoids using any hint of profanity in their daily conversation. Instead of saying "Well, I'll be damned!" a more reticent speaker might say "Well, golly gee!"

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    Re: golly gee

    Take a look at Minced oath

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    Re: golly gee

    Quote Originally Posted by birdeen's call View Post
    Take a look at Minced oath
    Interesting list.

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