In Reply to: God's holy trousers posted by Gary Martin on August 29, 2008 at 11:04:
: : : What the meaning (and origin) of 'God's holy trousers'?
: : I am not familiar with this phrase, but I would assume it is along the lines of 'Hell's bells!' or the older 'God's truth' ('Strewth').
: : It is simply a way of expressing surprise or exasperation, perhaps.
: : DFG
: I little joke, no? Holey trousers.
Holy underwear, Batman!