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: alcoholic.|
|Definitions include: a ride in a motor vehicle (usually stolen) taken for fun.|
|Definitions include: to give names of accomplices to law enforcement authorities.|
|Definitions include: used to convey one's ambivalence or total indifference to the situation.|
|Definitions include: "pedophile".|
|Definitions include: This definition is questionable and is pending deletion.|
|Definitions include: a "kiss" performed by rubbing the tips of the nose together.|
|Definitions include: Off your head on drugs, particularly used in relation to Ecstasy (MDMA).|
|Definitions include: to look out for one's interests or well-being.|
|Definitions include: to quickly achieve a position in rankings or ratings.|
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