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ZOMG

Syllabification: ZOMG

Definition of ZOMG in English:

abbreviation

informal
(Used especially on electronic message boards as a sarcastic comment on an inexperienced or overenthusiastic poster) oh my God!: ZOMG!! I finally managed to reformat the file
More example sentences
  • He broke the Olympic Record with a throw of 90.57 - zomg that's like 57 times my height.
  • ZOMG okay my love for meat has been rekindled.
  • There were many a thoughtful gifts: including the (zomg) massage!

Origin

early 21st century: perhaps in reference to fast or careless typing of OMG, during which the shift key is missed and the 'z' key pressed instead..

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