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  • as ingosh
  • as inwhew
  • as ininterjection

synonyms for golly

  • dear me
  • gee
  • goodness gracious
  • lord
  • exclamation
  • wow
  • amen
  • hello
  • alas
  • boo
  • hurrah
  • ouch
  • rah
  • ahem
  • oh
  • whoopee
  • hooray
  • shucks
  • er
  • ah
  • egad
  • hey
  • huh
  • jeepers
  • oops
  • phew
  • phooey
  • pooh
  • psst
  • ugh
  • um
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How to use golly in a sentence

If dat preacher goes to run a bar agin me,” he says, “py golly, I makes no more moneys!
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
"Golly, but she's a gold dollar in a gold bank," remarked Jesse Bulrush warmly as he lurched into the street.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
"By golly, I wouldn't go and feel that foolish again, not if yuh paid me for it," Slim declared.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
"By golly, I want t' have a talk with that there broncho-tamer," Slim growled behind them.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
"He didn't need no field glass to see you was a suspicious character, by golly," chortled Slim.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
Why, by golly, I caught him just as he was going to empty out the coffee-boiler—and he knew blamed well I hadn't eat.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
"By golly, things is getting pretty raw around this camp," he growled, by way of lifting the safety-valve of his anger.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
"By golly, I'd ruther have a whole band uh tagers than this fighting bunch," Slim affirmed earnestly.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
"Golly, dat Clarence sho' can move some," he exclaimed admiringly, as he gazed after the vanishing mule.
THE BOY CHUMS IN THE FLORIDA JUNGLEWILMER M. ELY
I golly, mars'r, dar's a big fight goin' on in dis yar place.
THE ORPHEUS C. KERR PAPERS. SERIES 1ROBERT H. NEWELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GOLLY

  • dear me
  • gee
  • golly
  • goodness gracious
  • lord
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.