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"Holy Moly" was an expression often used by Billy Batson, the alter-ego of Captain Marvel (Now Shazam!), a superhero based on DC Comics. Holy Moly, often ...

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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.

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Jul 4, 2000 ... Holy moley! - the meaning and origin of this phrase. ... perh. reflecting 'moly' ' magic herb in Greek mythology', in allusion to the invocation of ...

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Holy moly definition, (used as an exclamation to express surprise or astonishment.) ... holy moly. [moh-lee]. Word Origin. interjection Slang. (used as an ...

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Mar 22, 2016 ... [there is solid evidence that this] was in was already widely in use in the late 1920s as a jocular euphemism for “Holy Moses,” an oath that, at that time, might well ...

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a term often used instead of and meaning "holy shit" either by a young person in front of there parents to avoid getting an ass whooping or by a young person in ...

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Jan 11, 2013 ... Holy moley, people, where in the world did the expression holy moley ... Idiomation can only say that the first use of the expression holy moly or ...

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«Holy Moley!» Meaning of Holy Moley! in the English dictionary with examples of use. Synonyms for Holy Moley! and translation of Holy Moley! to 25 languages. ... 4. holy moly origin. 5. holy moley mole repellent. 6. holy moly and the crackers.

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Holy Moley! definition: an exclamation indicating surprise or astonishment | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.