Lord love a duck

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Interjection[edit]

Lord love a duck

  1. An exclamation of surprise.
    • 1913 Ian Hay - The Writings of Ian Hay
      "Lord love a duck!" he observed in a dazed voice — "What's this?"
    • 2000 Noreen Wald - Death Never Takes a Holiday
      Gypsy Rose passed me a tuna on rye. "Lord love a duck, I hope she's not Carita Magenta's ghost.