Definition of fuck in English:


Syllabification: fuck
Pronunciation: /fək
vulgar slang


[with object]
1Have sexual intercourse with (someone).
1.1 [no object] (Of two people) have sexual intercourse.
2Ruin or damage (something).


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1.1 [with adjective] A sexual partner.


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Used alone or as a noun (the fuck) or a verb in various phrases to express anger, annoyance, contempt, impatience, or surprise, or simply for emphasis.


early 16th century: of Germanic origin (compare Swedish dialect focka and Dutch dialect fokkelen); possibly from an Indo-European root meaning 'strike,' shared by Latin pugnus 'fist'.


Despite the wideness and proliferation of its use in many sections of society, the word fuck remains (and has been for centuries) one of the most taboo words in English. Until relatively recently, it rarely appeared in print; even today, there are a number of euphemistic ways of referring to it in speech and writing, e.g., the F-word, f***, or f—k.


go fuck yourself

An exclamation expressing anger or contempt for, or rejection of, someone.

not give a fuck (about)

Phrasal verbs

fuck around

Spend time doing unimportant or trivial things.
(fuck around with) Meddle with.

fuck off

[usually in imperative] (Of a person) go away.

fuck someone over

US Treat someone in an unfair or humiliating way.

fuck someone up

fuck something up (or fuck up)

Do something badly or ineptly.




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