[ sheesh ]
/ ʃiʃ /
(used to express exasperation).
Old Words, New MeaningsRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
Posthumously And Other Trending Words On Dictionary.com1. Posthumously trended this week (increasing in searches by 102%) as the country still isn’t over the Parkland, Florida school shooting and neither are we. As Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students went back to school this week, the country (for the most part) applauded the heroism and activism that they’ve displayed. And, they’ve inspired action in all of us too—Dick’s Sporting Goods for the …
- sheer plan,
- sheet anchor,
- sheet bend,
- sheet down,
- sheet erosion
Origin of sheesh
euphemistic shortening or alteration of Jesus or shit
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
/ (ʃiːʃ) /
informal an exclamation of surprise or annoyance
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012