Definition of yikes
- used to express surprise. usually used when it is a shocking, weird or uncouth surprise.
Stacia dyed her hair purple again! Yikes!
Citation from "Search Committee 1", The Office (US TV), Season 7 Episode 25 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
- See more words with the same meaning: exclamations (list of).
- An otherwise meaningless expression of surprise, discovery, and dismay.
- To be in fear of or a scary moment
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Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to 'exclamations (list of)':
|Definitions include: Jesus. Used as an exclamation. Note: a bastardization of the name, most likely to prevent offending the religions.|
|Definitions include: exclamation of excitement or agreement.|
|Definitions include: part of a general strong exclamation.|
|Definitions include: a sarcastic response used when someone states the obvious. Also duh; dur.|
|Definitions include: "hell".|
|Definitions include: the "tortured artist" half of a pair of people.|
|Definitions include: "Thank you."|
|Definitions include: an exclamation of shock.|
|Definitions include: See in the heck.|
|Definitions include: to have sex (with).|
|Definitions include: interjection in response to an unintelligent comment.|
|Definitions include: exclamation used when one smells something that smells bad.|
|Definitions include: "okay, thanks, 'bye".|
|Definitions include: a phrase indicating agreement or support.|
|Definitions include: exclamation of congratulations.|
Slang terms with the same root words
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|Definitions include: to computer hack|
|Definitions include: to fail in one's responsibilities.|
|Definitions include: marijuana ("bud") from British Columbia, Canada.|
|Definitions include: to attempt to maximize gas mileage by making fuel-conserving adjustments to one's car and one's driving techniques.|
|Definitions include: in some arrangement between two or more parties (for example, in business) for a party to withdraw from the agreement, taking the resources they were contributing.|
|Definitions include: to defecate.|
|Definitions include: a person who isn't good at life.|
|Definitions include: to engage in anal sex.|
|Definitions include: suspicious (of something.)|
|Definitions include: Affinitive for darn. Variations exist, bun-gay, bungo, bungy-bung, bungola, bungula etc.|
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