Definition of zoonters in US English:

zoonters

exclamation

rare, archaic
  • Used as an oath or exclamation expressing asseveration, surprise, etc.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in William Shenstone (1714–1763), writer. Origin uncertain. Probably an alteration of zounds, perhaps after Zookers, Zoodikers.

Pronunciation

zoonters

/ˈzuːntəz/