eff

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A phonetic spelling of the letter f (normally spelled ef), the initial letter of the vulgar term fuck. Compare pee.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

eff (third-person singular simple present effs, present participle effing, simple past and past participle effed)

  1. (euphemistic, slang) Fuck.
    Eff off!
    And he kept saying, "Effing this, effing that."

Usage notes[edit]

Eff is used to replace fuck as a taboo swearword but not in its sense of "to copulate".

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

eff (??? please provide the genitive and partitive!)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter F/f.

Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

eff n (genitive singular effs, nominative plural eff)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter F/f.

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Võro[edit]

Noun[edit]

eff

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter F/f.