Matt slammed his pencil down on his vocabulary homework and shoved the pages away. “Goddamn it!” he exclaimed. “These effin’ words are too effin’ hard to effin’ remember!”
“Psst,” Karen said from the next table. “Hey! Go to The Effin’ Word. It’s effin’ awesome. I’d be lost without it.”
“Awww, thanks Karen,” Matt said as he typed effinwords.com into his laptop. “This does look effin’ awesome.”
- As effin’, an omission of the word effing; euphemism for fucking.
- A townland and civil parish in County Limerick, Ireland named for Saint Eimhin.
From Irish Eifinn, after 6th century bishop Saint Eimhin.
Cite this Entry
Effin. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/effin. Accessed 17 May 2022.
The Effin Word, s.v. effin, accessed May 17, 2022, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/effin.
The Effin Word. (n.d.). Effin. In The Effin Word. Retrieved May 17, 2022, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/effin