Definition of jeepers exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdʒiːpəz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒiːpərz//
(also jeepers creepers)(especially North American English, informal)
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used to express surprise or shock Jeepers! That car nearly hit us! Word Origin 1920s: alteration of Jesus.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: jeepers