[ frig ]
/ frɪg /
Slang: Vulgar.

verb (used with object), frigged, frig·ging.

to copulate with.
to take advantage of; victimize.
to masturbate.

verb (used without object), frigged, frig·ging.

to copulate.
to masturbate.

Verb Phrases

frig around/about, to fool around; waste time.

Nearby words

  1. friese-greene,
  2. friesian,
  3. friesland,
  4. frieze,
  5. friezing,
  6. frigate,
  7. frigate bird,
  8. frigate mackerel,
  9. frigate-bird,
  10. frigg

Origin of frig

1425–75; earlier, to move about restlessly, rub; late Middle English friggen to quiver Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for frigged


/ (frɪɡ) /

verb frigs, frigging or frigged taboo, slang

to have sexual intercourse (with)
to masturbate
(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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Word Origin and History for frigged



"to move about restlessly," mid-15c., perhaps a variant of frisk (q.v.). As a euphemism for "to fuck" it dates from 1680s, earlier as "to masturbate" (1670s). Related: Frigged; frigging.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper