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Jesus (Christ)

noun uk   /ˌdʒiː.zəsˈkraɪst/ (also Christ) us  
(the title given to) the man who his religious followers believe is the son of God and on whose teachings and life Christianity is basedGod and godsThe Bible - people, events and places

Jesus (Christ)

exclamation uk   /ˌdʒiː.zəsˈkraɪst/ (also Christ) informal us  
an expression of surprise, shock, or anger. Some people might consider this offensive: Jesus, just look what a mess they've made!Taboo interjections
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