body of me

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body of me

  1. (dated) An oath.
    • Mervyn Peake, Gormenghast
      When it had settled, the youth, his head turned over his shoulder, his small dark red eyes half closed, heard Barquentine say: 'So you can call the dogs off! Body of me, if it isn't time! Time and enough. Nine days wasted! []