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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holy_Moly

Holy Moly, often known as "HM", was an entertainment website based in the UK and had ... The phrase "Holy Moly" is an exclamation of surprise that dates from at least 1892. The MediaGuardian website claims that the gossip was "supplied by ...

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Jan 11, 2013 ... Holy moley, people, where in the world did the expression holy moley come from anyway? ... But does the expression go back much further than that? ... and asked me to come in; so I followed her – much troubled in my mind.

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Jul 4, 2000 ... Holy moley! - meaning and origin. ... Where did the phrase "holy mole" (mo-lee) come from and what does it mean? There's a whole list of "holy" ...

www.word-detective.com/2011/03/holy-moley/comment-page-1

Mar 28, 2011 ... It occurred to us that that the phrase "Holy Moly" might be derived ... of American Slang, does have an entry for “holy moley,” but doesn't add ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-origin-of-the-phrase-holy-moly

Whenever I hear this mild oath it reminds me of Captain Marvel (the DC version), of which this ... Where does the phrase "cunning linguist" come from? What is ...

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Origin of the phrase "Holy Moley" General Questions. ... I don't think it had anything to do with the phrase as it's come to be known. When I was ...

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/holy_moley

1892 as a euphemism for "Holy Mary", Molly being a nickname for Mary. ... ( idiomatic, dated, humorous or euphemistic) An expression of surprise [quotations ▽].

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HOLY MACKEREL is surely another instance of taking the first sound of an ... also Holy Moses - shortened to the rhyming Holy Moley or Holy Moly - the way that ...

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Aug 26, 2014 ... This Slang page is designed to explain what the meaning of holy moly is. The slang word / phrase / acronym holy moly means... . Online Slang ...

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Holy moly definition, (used as an exclamation to express surprise or astonishment.) See more. ... Origin of holy moly ... How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?