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Definition of frak


verb - ambitransitive

  • "fuck." Popularized by the 2003-2009 version of the TV program Battlestar Galactica. Used to avoid censorship of swear words.

    Citation from "What the 'frak'? Faux curse seeping into language", Associated Press, Chris Talbott, September 2, 2008 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.


    Citation from "Vendetta", Warehouse 13 (TV), Season 2 Episode 9 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Oct 27 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 10 2009.

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