Used as an exclamation of astonishment, or as an emphasis of fact at the conclusion of a statement.
Crikey, thatu2019s a big one!
Origin: Thought to be an alliterative substitute for Christ (contracted from Christ kill me)
Crikey is an Australian electronic magazine comprising a website and email newsletter available to subscribers. Well known in Australian political, media and business circles, Crikey was described by former Federal Opposition Leader Mark Latham as the "most popular website in Parliament House" in The Latham Diaries. Its current editor is Jason Whittaker, who succeeded Sophie Black.
Crikey (adjective) definition- cranky and gripey. As in "well he's a crikey one isn't he now."
One who is cranky and gripey. As in "well he's a crikey one isn't he now."
The numerical value of crikey in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of crikey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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Oh crikey, great start, great start for a movie about something else, actually there is a quite a good answer, in a sense, because this movie's about being brave, about saying things that are not popular.
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