This I’m adopting

I plan to use it annoyingly often.

jolly hockey sticks, int., adj., and n. [‘ Used in representations or imitations of upper or upper-middle-class speech associated with a type of English public schoolgirl, esp. to express (mock) boisterous enthusiasm, excitement, exuberance, etc.’]

From the OED WOTD

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