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Slang: Vulgar.
(used ironically as an interjection to indicate that a person or thing is considered unimportant or unimpressive):
All I can say is BFD—her engagement is not exactly big news.
a person or thing of great importance or consequence; a big deal:
It was the kind of BFD that impacted the whole industry.
Origin of BFD
initialism for big fucking deal Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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Something or someone of importance •Usually said sarcastically or dismissively

[fr big fucking deal]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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big fucking deal
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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