effing and blinding

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Effing is for f'ing, a euphemism for fucking; blinding is a euphemism for blimey ie/ 'God blind me!'.

NounEdit

effing and blinding (uncountable)

  1. swearing, cursing.
    Much effing and blinding could be heard from the fans when they discovered that their team had lost.

VerbEdit

effing and blinding

  1. Present participle of eff and blind.
Last modified on 10 November 2012, at 02:41