interjection Informal: Older Use.
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Words nearby lordy
Example sentences from the Web for lordy
Lordy, dose rich folks he used to bring down fum New Yo'k is paid me as much as sixty dollars a week to laff fer 'em.
In slavery days we had plenty to eat and plenty to wear but since then Oh, Lordy.Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
And then I danced on the bank in the grass and the moonlight—oh, Lordy, Miles, you ought to have seen me.A Parody Outline of History|Donald Ogden Stewart
The startled old lady gasped out, "Good lordy," and fled from the ship.The Naval History of the United States|Willis J. Abbot.
Oh, lordy, wouldn't it be sweet just to get my arm round a woman's waist once more!The Trail of '98|Robert W. Service