Origin of fud

First recorded in 1910–15; back formation from fuddy-duddy
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Historical Examples of fud

  • Colonel Aoki stood in the midst of that as firm and unflinching as Ni- or Fud, staring at the enemy with steady gaze.

    Human Bullets

    Tadayoshi Sakurai

Word Origin and History for fud

"backside, buttocks," 1785, a Scottish and Northern dialect word of unknown origin, perhaps from Scandinavian.

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