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adverb & adjectiveinformal
Used for emphasis or to express anger, annoyance, contempt, or surprise.‘I cried like a frigging baby’‘that was frigging awesome!’extremely, very, really, thoroughly, exceedingly, immensely, incredibly, amazingly, remarkably, exceptionally, uncommonly, extraordinarily, perfectly, truly, simply, positive, positively, downrightView synonyms
1920s: euphemism for fucking.
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