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A way of swearing, without swearing. Instead of saying "Jesus Christ!" you say "Jiminy Cricket!" Both words have the same initials. Of course, Jiminy Cricket was the bug in the Disney Pinnochio movie.
Jiminy Cricket, I wasted my money on that Mel Gibson movie!
by Croz March 04, 2005
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He's the cricket from Pinocchio, the one who advises him, Pinocchio's Conscience.
Someone's conscience.
Would you stop going allJiminy Cricketon me?
by COB September 07, 2004
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Your best/most helpful friend. Generally they are quite cute
Person A: Hey, do you know Ronny?

Person B: Yeah, that guy is my Jiminy Cricket
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An old term for not saying Jesus Christ, thus not using Christ's(God's) name in vain and not breaking one of the 10 Commandments or blaspheming. Usually used with emphasis.

Now people say: Jesus!, Jesus Christ!, geez!, or geez Louise! instead.

The term is older than the character from Disney films: a talking, singing, and fancy-looking cricket.
Jiminy cricket that marine just gave me a hot-foot!!...I'll kill him!!!

Did you see what that tornado did to that old barn--jiminy crickets!
by thedzone September 29, 2009
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