What does crikey mean?

Definitions for crikeyˈkraɪ ki

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word crikey.


  1. crikey(Interjection)

    Used as an exclamation of astonishment, or as an emphasis of fact at the conclusion of a statement.

    Crikey, thatu2019s a big one!

  2. Origin: Thought to be an alliterative substitute for Christ (contracted from Christ kill me)


  1. Crikey

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. Crikey

    Crikey (adjective) definition- cranky and gripey. As in "well he's a crikey one isn't he now."

  2. Crikey

    One who is cranky and gripey. As in "well he's a crikey one isn't he now."


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crikey in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crikey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Emma Thompson:

    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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