Lo and Behold




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Lo and Behold : Phrases



Meaning:

To call attention to a surprising truth.


Example:

I was in disbelief when I heard about Terry's new car. But he opened the garage and
lo and behold there was a blue Corvette.


Origin:

Lo is a word meaning to call attention to or to express surprise.

Behold is a word meaning to gaze upon or observe.

Both words are not well known or frequently used, especially
lo.







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