strewth

interjection

an expression of surprise or dismay

Nearby words

  1. streusel,
  2. streuselkuchen,
  3. strew,
  4. strewment,
  5. strewn,
  6. stria,
  7. striae,
  8. striae atrophicae,
  9. striae gravidarum,
  10. striate

Word Origin for strewth

C19: alteration of God's truth

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Examples from the Web for strewth

  • If you bloomin bearers goes cartin me into the way o stoppin another one—strewth, Ill come back an aunt yer.

    Grapes of wrath|Boyd Cable
  • And if yer wants a bit of bread yer awsks for pain, strewth!

    "Contemptible"|"Casualty"
  • Cyril heard "Strewth," and "biggest draw you ever, so help me!"

  • When it came nearer there was a shout, "Strewth, it's a Jerry plane."