[ frig ]
/ frɪg /
verb (used with object), frigged, frig·ging.
to copulate with.
to take advantage of; victimize.
verb (used without object), frigged, frig·ging.
frig around/about, to fool around; waste time.
What’s The Origin Of The F-word?It's one of the most versatile words in the English language, but where did the F-word really come from? Originally, the naughtiest of naughty words was actually quite an acceptable word, though no English speaker would say that today.
- frigate bird,
- frigate mackerel,
Origin of frig1
1425–75; earlier, to move about restlessly, rub; late Middle English friggen to quiver
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/ (frɪɡ) /
verb frigs, frigging or frigged taboo, slang
to have sexual intercourse (with)
(intr; foll by around, about, etc) to behave foolishly or aimlessly
Word Origin for frig
C15 (in the sense: to wriggle): of uncertain origin; perhaps related to obsolete frike strong, or to Old English frīgan to love
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