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I’ll be hanged


(Old fashioned) Astonished. Disbelief. References one’s amazement so much that you could have been hung for overlooking it. (Compare to Knee-slapper, Holy cow, Gosh darn or Golly.)

“She got accepted into Harvard? Well, I’ll be hanged.”

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