Definition of fnarr fnarr in English:

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fnarr fnarr

Pronunciation: /fnɑː ˈfnɑː/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also fnar fnar)

exclamation

British informal
Used to represent sniggering, typically at a sexual innuendo: That’s some package! (Said the bishop to the actress, fnarr fnarr)
More example sentences
  • But I have seen a lot of birds in my time (the feathery type I mean, not the other type, fnarr fnarr).
  • Of course, associating it with a toilet tends to lend a sort of fnarr fnarr quality to the whole thing as well.
  • Since I haven't done it (fnarr fnarr) for a couple of years, there was plenty to choose from.

Origin

1980s: perhaps imitative of the sound of suppressed laughter.

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