Definition of Chrissake noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkraɪseɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkraɪseɪk//
(also Chrissakes
BrE BrE//ˈkraɪseɪks//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkraɪseɪks//
[uncountable] (taboo, informal)
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Word Origin 1920s: representing a pronunciation.Idioms
for Chrissake
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a swear word that many people find offensive, used to show that you are angry, annoyed or surprised For Chrissake, listen!