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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 similarities to Popbitch, Anorak and B3ta. It published (often mocking) ...

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/holy_moley

English[edit]. Alternative forms[edit]. holy moly. Etymology[edit]. c. 1892 as a euphemism for "Holy Mary", Molly being a nickname for Mary. Compare holy Moses.

idiomation.wordpress.com/2013/01/11/holy-moley

Jan 11, 2013 ... Holy moley, people, where in the world did the expression holy moley come from anyway? We've hunted the history and background down on ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/holy-moly

Holy moly definition, (used as an exclamation to express surprise or astonishment.) See more. ... Origin of holy moly. Expand. moly coined as rhyming twin to ...

www.word-detective.com/2011/03/holy-moley

Mar 28, 2011 ... It occurred to us that that the phrase "Holy Moly" might be derived ... spelling “ moley,” and came up with a British slang term meaning “A potato ...

www.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/5/messages/581.html

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.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/21/messages/316.html

May 29, 2003 ... Also, holy mackerel or Moses or moly or smoke. An exclamation of surprise, astonishment, delight, or dismay, as in Holy cow, I forgot the wine, ...

onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/holy-moly

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 ...

nancyfriedman.typepad.com/away_with_words/2015/09/holy-moley.html

Sep 9, 2015 ... Holy Moley! ... can also denote a massive structure that serves as a pier or breakwater; the origin here is Middle French mole, “a large stone.