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frag

[ frag ]
/ fræg /
U.S. Army and Marine Corps Slang.
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verb (used with object), fragged, frag·ging.

to kill, wound, or assault (especially an unpopular or overzealous superior) with a fragmentation grenade.

noun

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Origin of frag

An Americanism dating back to 1965–70; by shortening
fragger, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for frag

frag
/ (fræɡ) /

verb frags, fragging or fragged

(tr) US military slang to kill or wound (a fellow soldier or superior officer) deliberately with an explosive device
fragging, noun
C20: short for fragmentation grenade, as used in Vietnam
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