fucking

See also: Fucking and -fucking-

English

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Etymology

From fuck +‎ -ing.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʌkɪŋ/, /ˈfʌkɪn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌkɪŋ

Verb

fucking

  1. present participle of fuck

Noun

fucking (countable and uncountable, plural fuckings)

  1. (vulgar) An act of sexual intercourse, especially one lacking passion or a feeling of sincere love.
    I got a good fucking out of her, but I doubt we'll have another date.
    • c 1674, John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, A Satyr on Charles II
      Like the French fool, that wanders up and down
      Starving his people, hazarding his crown.
      Peace is his aim, his gentleness is such,
      And love he loves, for he loves fucking much.
  2. (vulgar, figuratively) An act of mistreatment.
    I took a real fucking on the interest rate for that loan.

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Adjective

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (vulgar) An intensifier, often applying more to the whole utterance than to the specific word it grammatically modifies.
    No fucking way.
    Synonyms: fecking, freaking, frigging
  2. (vulgar) Offensive, annoying or worthless.
    Get your fucking car out of the way.

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Adverb

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (vulgar) Really, very; having intensive force, often applying to the whole sentence or clause.
    • 2004, Tommy Lee; Anthony Bozza, Tommy Land‎, page 79:
      You've never seen a bunch of guys more fucking shocked to lose
    • 2010, Christopher Hitchens, Hitch-22, Atlantic 2011, p. 81:
      A bit young to be so cynical and so superior, you may think. My reply is that you should fucking well have been there, and felt it for yourself.

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Infix

fucking

  1. (vulgar) Alternative spelling of -fucking-, used when the word inflix is put between two words
    New Fucking York.
    • 1991, Stephen Fry, The Liar, p. 37:
      She had been, as I say, drinking all afternoon and she suddenly howled, ‘Ten o'clock! It's ten o'fucking clock! Why doesn't he come? Why in God's name doesn't he come?’ Something along those lines.
    • 1992, Roger Waters, in Q Magazine
      [] I think that life's too long to bother with suing Andrew fucking Lloyd Webber.
    • 1997, Joey Lauren Adams as Alyssa Jones, Chasing Amy, written by Kevin Smith:
      If you wanted some background information on me, Holden, all you had to do was ask. I would have gladly volunteered it. You didn't have to go playing Hercule fucking Poirot!

References

  • Jesse Sheidlower, editor (2009) The F Word, 3rd edition

Danish

Etymology

Borrowed from English fucking.

Adjective

fucking (neuter fucking)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier, especially to indicate annoyance.
    • 2013, Lars AP, Fucking flink, Art People (→ISBN)
      For det er helt okay at udøve den danske nationalsport nr. 1: at brokke sig. Bare man gør det på en fucking flink måde. Guerillagartnere og guerilla-strikkere.
    • 2014, Christian Frost, Gud er bare hund stavet bagfra, Art People (→ISBN)
      Det kom fra hans far, som var en fucking bøsse.
    • 2014, Caroline Kepnes, DU, Politikens Forlag (→ISBN)
      “For helvede da, Karen! Fatter du ikke et vink med en fucking vognstang?
    Synonyms: fandens, sørens, helvedes

Adverb

fucking

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier
    Synonym: fandens

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from English fucking.

Adjective

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier, especially to indicate annoyance
    Die fucking klojo laat me niet met rust.That fucking asshole won't leave me alone.

Adverb

fucking

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier
    Ik ga hier zo fucking hard op.I enjoy this so fucking much.

Swedish

Etymology

Borrowed from English fucking.

Adjective

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier, especially to indicate annoyance
    Asså de där fucking råttorna ska dö!Ah, those fucking rats will die!
    Synonyms: jävla, helvetes, förbannad

Adverb

fucking (comparative mer fucking, superlative mest fucking)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier
    Han är så fucking jobbig, mammas död jag vill slakta han!He's so fucking annoying, I swear on my mother I want to kill him!
    Synonym: jävla