Blimey in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is blimey a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word blimey is a Scrabble US word. The word blimey is worth 13 points in Scrabble:

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Is blimey a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word blimey is a Scrabble UK word and has 13 points:

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Definitions and meaning of blimey

blimey

Etymology

A minced oath derived from (God) blind me (either concurrent with or from a clipping of cor blimey or gorblimey), or blame me. Compare crivvens, drat, etc.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation, General American) IPA(key): /ˈblaɪmi/
  • Rhymes: -aɪmi
  • Hyphenation: bli‧mey

Interjection

blimey

  1. (Australia, Britain, New Zealand) Used to express anger, excitement, surprise, etc. [From late 19th c.]
    Synonym: wow

Alternative forms

  • blimy

Derived terms

  • blimey O'Reilly, blimey O'Riley

Related terms

  • cor blimey
  • gawd blimey
  • gorblimey

Translations

See also

  • eff and blind

References


Source: wiktionary.org
  • an interjection expressing surprise and annoyance.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)