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egad Line breaks: egad
Pronunciation: /ɪˈɡad/

Definition of egad in English:

exclamation

archaic
Expressing surprise, anger, or affirmation.
Example sentences
  • Of course, there's the predictable financial concerns (especially when I worked out yesterday how much, on average, I spend a week: egad!)
  • The revelation that this crisis is really about - egad!
  • In the University Parks, they were playing games I didn't know existed when I was young: lacrosse with mixed teams, egad!

Origin

Late 17th century: representing earlier A God.

Words that rhyme with egad

ad, add, Allahabad, bad, Baghdad, bedad, begad, cad, Chad, clad, dad, fad, forbade, gad, glad, grad, had, lad, mad, pad, plaid, rad, Riyadh, sad, scad, shad, Strad, tad, trad
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