verb (used with or without object), interjection
Origin of eff
Examples from the Web for eff
Contemporary Examples of eff
My sister went to college all the way until she had like one or two more credits to take, and then she was just like, “Eff this.”Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill on ‘22 Jump Street,’ Penis Kissing, and Julie Andrews’s Boobs
June 10, 2014
A spreadsheet prepared by EFF shows judges dismissing 40,000 defendants from such lawsuits.Behind the Porn Piracy Crackdown
April 2, 2011
I'm doing what I love best for a few short hours—so eff Madoff right now.The Bag Lady Papers, Part IV
January 14, 2009
Historical Examples of eff
Then he blew into the "eff" holes; and wetting his finger he rubbed the varnish.Abe and Mawruss
An' eff he don't feel the sperit ter pray, he won't pray, an' I hev got ter surroun' the throne o' grace by myself.The Prophet of the Great Smoky Mountains
Charles Egbert Craddock
She had a little maid who attended her,—Eff she called her,—and the girl stood by to watch while Anne did my bidding.
So I got the tackle of Eff's father—rude enough it was in all conscience—and in the early afternoon I set out to the sport.
Then she stopped exhausted, smiled on Eff, who sat like a cinder-witch all the while, and smoothed the hair from her brow.
1943, euphemism for fuck, representing the sound of its first letter. Related: Effing.