zarking

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by Douglas Adams as a derivative of zark in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1978). See -ing.

Adjective[edit]

zarking (not comparable)

  1. (slang, euphemistic) Fucking (as an intensifier).
    • 1997, "Scott McClare", ARSCC - An open letter (discussion on Internet newsgroup alt.religion.scientology)
      Nonsense. Why should those of us outside the U.S. give a zarking photon what the U.S. State Department thinks?
    • 2002, "major kong", apartments in wicker park etc.. (discussion on Internet newsgroup chi.general)
      The only time I was "approached" by a so called mugger was on the Gravigny Balizy stop THEN I had to spend 4 zarking hours in a zarking police station. I am glad they have cleaned it up since I was there in the late 80's and you had a good time there.
    • 2008, Andria Markut, The Chronicles of the Knights of the Code: Volume 1 the Search
      "You zarking, smeging [sic], harebrained fools!" Keindorm cursed the pair, picking his hat up off the ground...