geed up


interjection

  1. (used as a word of command to a horse or other draft animal directing it to turn to the right.)

verb (used without object), geed, gee·ing.

  1. to turn to the right.

verb (used with object), geed, gee·ing.

  1. to turn (something) to the right.
  2. to evade.Compare haw3

Verb Phrases

  1. gee up, (used as a word of command to a horse or other draft animal directing it to go faster.)

interjection

  1. Also: gee up! an exclamation, as to a horse or draught animal, to encourage it to turn to the right, go on, or go faster

verb gees, geeing or geed

  1. (usually foll by up) to move (an animal, esp a horse) ahead; urge on
  2. (foll by up) to encourage (someone) to greater effort or activity

noun

  1. slang See gee-gee

interjection

  1. US and Canadian informal a mild exclamation of surprise, admiration, etcAlso: gee whizz

noun

  1. Maurice. born 1931, New Zealand writer, noted for his trilogy of novels Plumb (1978), Meg (1981), and Sole Survivior (1983)

exclamation of surprise, 1895, probably euphemistic for Jesus. Form gee whiz is attested from 1871; gee whillikens (1851) seems to be the oldest form.

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