1. to have sexual intercourse.
|Why Come Ye Nat to Courte? line 224: He foynes and he frygges; Spareth neither mayde ne wyfe.|
|Worlde of Wordes n.p.: Frottare [...] Also to rub or claw or frig.|
|‘Why Do You Trifle?’ in Merry Songs and Ballads (1897) V 8: No child is fonder of the Gig / Than I to dance a merry jig; / Faine would I try how I could (frig) / Up and downe, up and downe, up and downe.|
|Works II 170: Captaine named Catso, descended from the Royall house of Frigus the first King of the Fridgians.‘Praise of cleane Linnen’|
|Martiall his Epigrams XI No. 82 108: An Eunuch and an old man strove to lye With Aegle, but twixt both she still lay dry, One wanted meanes the other strength to frig, So either’s labor itch’d without a Iig.(trans.)|
|Harleian Mss. 7319.20: Enrag’d he then with double Fist do’s F--gg her.‘Iter Occidentale’|
|‘Session of Ladies’ in Court Satires of the Restoration (1976) 209: His prick to a courtesan never yet stood, / Who is fucked by her black and frigged by her valet.|
|Ladies Complaint in Lansdowne Ms. 852.279: In Closet shut Close [...] He’s fr-ing his Pages or Picking his Nose.|
|in Pills to Purge Melancholy IV 124: O! how they do frig it, / Jump it and Jigg it, / Under the Green-wood Tree.|
|‘The Wager’ in Flash Minstrel! in Spedding & Watt (eds) Bawdy Songbooks (2011) I 98: D—n it , marm, you’ve frigg’d me out of my five bob!|
|‘A Parody’ in Rakish Rhymer (1917) 111: He must follow up the fashion, / And frig me night and day.|
|in Limerick (1953) 60: There was a strong man of Drumrig / Who one day did seven times frig. / He buggered three sailors, / Four Jews and two tailors, / And ended by fucking a pig.|
|‘La Rose d’Amour’ in Pearl 14 Aug. 10: Fourteen times did those men frig the women under them, changing women every now and then.|
|Mint (1955) 131: ‘How did it sound to you, Sergeant Evans?’ ‘If you ask me, Sir, [...] like a pack of skeletons frigging on a tin roof.’.|
|in Letter from My Father (1978) 418: She let me ‘frig’ her in her ass hole.|
|Nightmare Alley (1947) 228: The dame and the old guy can be together for ever, frigging like rabbits.|
|Night to Make the Angels Weep (1967) II xvi: You see a lawyer, mate, and the governor will have you for trespassin’, loitering, and frigging, frigging, wife-not-satisfying ...|
|Campus Sl. Mar.|
|Tax Inspector (1992) 44: He turned and walked [...] wiggling his butt like a frigging tom cat.|
|(con. 1960s) Never a Normal Man 330: Was it punishment for coming on him when he was frigging the nanny-goat behind the hedge?|
2. to masturbate.
|Worlde of Wordes n.p.: Fregare, to rub, to frigle, to frigge, to claw, to fret.|
|Dict. of Fr. and Eng. Tongues n.p.: Bransler la pique. To frig, to wrigle it.|
|Ex Otio 100: Frig not thy self with thy lascivious fist.|
|‘Lampoon’ in Court Satires of the Restoration (1976) 21: But now she must travel abroad / And be forced to frig with the nuns.|
|Works of Rochester (1721) 79: Poor pensive Lover in this Place, / Wou’d frig upon his Mother’s Face.‘A Ramble in St. James’s Park’ in|
|‘Historical Ballad’ in Merry Songs and Ballads (1897) V 21: Her maidenhead never was gotten by man, She frigg’d it away in the womb of her damm.|
|‘On Several Women about Town’ in Court Satires of the Restoration (1976) 33: There was a bouncing widow with a patch on her nose, / Who loves fucking better the older she grows, / And has learned of the Tartar to frig with her toes.|
|Cabinet of Love (1739) 189: All Night she thinks on Man, both toils and sweats, / And dreaming frigs, and spends upon the Sheets.(trans.) of Meursius ‘The Delights of Venus’ in|
|Poems (1752) 83: So to a House of Office streight / A School-Boy does repair, / To ease his Postern of its Weight, / And fr-- his P---- there.‘On Mris. F-----n’ in|
|‘Frigging’ in(1979) 90: Other frig when swelling prick dothe rise.|
|Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue n.p.: Frig, to be guilty of the crime of self pollution.|
|Pearl 3 Sept. 30: There was an Old Man of the Mountain / Who frigged himself into a fountain.|
|Sins of the Cities of the Plain 14: He was gently frigging himself as he spoke, and had a glorious stand by the time he had finished.|
|Vocabula Amatoria (1966) 139: Foutre en main = to masturbate; ‘to frig’ or ‘finger-fuck’.|
|Forbidden Fruit n.p.: She would permit me every familiarity but the one thing. We Frigged, Sucked, and enjoyed every other pleasure.|
|in Limerick (1953) 105: To fuck and to bugger is pain / But it’s not infra dig / On occasion to frig.|
|in Limerick (1953) 268: There was a young lady named May / Who frigged herself in the hay.|
|Good Ship Venus in(1979) 100: They started frigging against the rigging / For want of better places.|
|in Ozark Folksongs and Folklore (1992) II 689: It would pain you to the heart / To see those bulldogs frig and fart.|
|5000 Adult Sex Words and Phrases.|
|(con. 1940s–60s) Snatches and Lays 87: We bashed his cock with a lump of rock, for friggin’ in the riggin’.‘The Good Ship Venus’ in|
|(con. 1940s) Sinking of the Kenbane Head 103: ‘Away and frig yourself, Corporal,’ I said.|
3. to masturbate another person.
|J. Howell in(1969) 197: And lest her sire should not thrust alone / She frigged her father in her mother’s womb .|
|‘The Ladies’ March’ in Court Satires of the Restoration (1976) 57: Mazarin for St. Peter’s glory / Frigs King Charles and fucks with Lory. [Ibid.] ‘Session of Ladies’ 209: His prick to a courtesan never yet stood, / Who is fucked by her black and frigged by her valet.|
|18C British Erotica III (2004) 47: I often whipped her for pleasure, and even frigged her.‘Venus School-Mistress’ in Pettit & Spedding|
|Phoebe Kissagen 39: What shall we do? said Chloe, shall we frig, or shall we gamahuche?|
|‘Sub-Umbra, or Sport among the She-Noodles’ in Pearl 7 Jan. 4: I actually got possession of her cunny [...] and soon began to frig her gently with my forefinger.|
|Randiana 24: ’Tis better frigging with one’s toe, Than never to have frigged at all.|
|Sel. Letters (1975) 183: Did you ever frig him [...] or anyone else?letter 3 Dec. to Nora Barnacle in Ellman|
|Nubile Treat [Internet] He ass-humped her like a maniac, frigging away at her clit.|
|Tattoo of a Naked Lady 270: I frigged her clit and rammed for ten minutes more.|
4. to trifle or fool around (with), to waste time; thus frig about
|Homer Travestie (1764) I 121: Holo, cry others, don’t stand *****, / But bear a hand, and mend the rigging.|
|, ,||Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue.|
|(con. 1944) Gallery (1948) 278: Is it ... rough ... here? he asked, untying his shoelaces and frigging with the buckles on his boots.|
|Christine 419: You don’t want to frig with me.|
|(con. WW2) Heart of Oak [ebook] Still, I don’t know about the navy. [...] not so much bleeding discipline and frigging about over things that don’t matter a fiddler’s fart, see?|
5. to cheat.
|AS III:3 219: He frigged me out of the last bottle of Scotch!‘Kansas University Sl.’ in|
|World to Win 208: They’ll last about as long as a fart in a whirlwind, and they’ll frig themselves and ever’body else out of a job.|
|Don’t Tread on Me (1987) 60: I don’t use a literary agent, but I probably should, because I have been frigged time and again by publishers.letter 16 Mar. in Crowther|
6. a euph. for fuck v. (3); thus excl. frig it! frig you!
|Nightmare Alley (1947) 20: Frig him, the Bible-spouting bastard.|
|Tomboy (1952) 161: Frig her [...] She’s just the same as all the rest of them.|
|Golden Spike 138: Frig it, where’s the water?|
|Boss of Britain’s Underworld 21: If you can’t fight you’ll be well frigged. If you don’t know the meaning of the word frigged, then go and ask a sailor.|
|(con. WWII) And Then We Heard The Thunder (1964) 325: Frig it! If the man is going to get me, he’ll get me.|
|Rage in Harlem (1969) 108: If it was up to me, I’d leave him lay, and frig the cops.|
|Essential Lenny Bruce 18: Ah, frig it, I’m not going in those houses.|
|‘Whisper All Aussie Dict.’ in Kings Cross Whisper (Sydney) xxxiv 4/5: frigged: Tired, had it.|
|Fireworks (1988) 174: Omite the aspirate h which is frigging the frammis.‘Sunrise at Midnight’ in|
|The Spy Who Came... 97: ‘Lay off the whole Kitler deal, frig it’.|
|Donkey’s Years 68: Frig the fecker.|
|(con. 1979–80) Brixton Rock (2004) 203: I will have a chance to frig him up on the way there.|
|OnLine Dict. of Playground Sl. [Internet] frig n. polite way of saying ‘fuck’; e.g. ‘Friggin’ ’ell!!’.|
7. to perform lesbian sex, where the genitals are rubbed together.
|Filth 23: Two hoors are having a good licking and frigging session.|
|Get Your Ass in the Water (1974) 123: Now them old broads will come in, in them old friggish teddies, and start doin’ the mess around— / that’s the jive in the landladies con game to tear your bankroll down.|
|Get Your Ass in the Water (1974) 136: You light up a stick of tea and you both get high, / then you both get friggish and then you pull off every stitch.|
a degenerate, a seducer.
|Black Book in Works (2007) 212/2: Pierce was never so penniless as poor Lieutenant Frig-beard. [Ibid.] 215/2: I constitute and ordain Lieutenant Frig-beard, Archpander of England, my sole heir of all such lands, closes, and gaps as lie within the bounds of my gift.|
|Pantagruelian Prognostications (1927) II 693: Those who are under Mars, as hangmen [...] shavers, and frig-beards.(trans.)|
a fussy, trifling person.
|Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue ms. additions n.p.: Frig-Pig, a Trifling, Fiddle faddle fellow.|
|,||Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue (2nd, 3rd edn).|
to trifle, to waste time, to fool around.
|Handful of Ausseys 110: ‘How’re things?’ ‘Up to — no blanky bon, diggers; this messing round and friggin’ about with the blanky pack-up.|
|Banjo 241: Don’t think I like frigging round officials. I hate it.|
|Spring in Tartarus 213: I’d have lost my soul frigging about in an office.|
|None But the Lonely Heart 97: Time he’d had a go down there, and poked a couple of brushes up, and frigged about a bit, I couldn’t hardly keep me mitts off of him.|
|Rusty Bugles I vi: After they frigged me around for so long I got home the day after the funeral.|
|On the Waterfront (1964) 15: I worked too hard for what I got to frig around with a cheese-eater.|
|(con. WWII) Dark Sea Running 11: A ship is full of machinery that can chop you in half if you frig around with it.|
|Barry McKenzie [comic strip] in Complete Barry McKenzie (1988) 15: There’s a ruddy tramp frigging about on the lawn! [Ibid.] 30: I feel a bit of a ratbag frigging about like this.|
|(con. WWII) Soldier Erect 79: After some frigging around with the pressel-switch [...] he spoke to Blue Spot.|
|Scully 73: Me sons’ll be out lookin’ for me, they’re all big lads. I’ll tell them y’frigged me about.|
|Grease 174: They know better than to frig around with us.|
|Holden’s Performance (1989) 296: Follow me and no frigging about.|
|(con. 1945) Touch and Go 35: Before the war he had frigged me about from arsehole to breakfast time.|
|Age (Melbourne) 22 Jan. 148/4: I frigged around with matches trying to find something to write with.|
|(con. 1981) East of Acre Lane 4: Don’t frig about, Chaks.|
1. to masturbate, oneself or another.
|Glue 39: Ah’m [...] wonderin if the dirty cunt that made the name up wis ivir thinkin aboot some bird eh wis friggin oaf.|
2. to leave, to go away.
|Rusty Bugles I iv: If I was married to Mac I’d have frigged off long ago.|
|Scully 171: Now I know why me dad frigged off.|
see separate entries.
see fuck-your-buddy week under fuck v.
a euph. for fuck off! excl.
|On the Yankee Station (1982) 42: ‘Frig off, Holland,’ the boy said tonelessly.‘Hardly Ever’|
|(con. 1945) Touch and Go 87: Hey, frig off, Hughie.|
a semi-euph. synon. for fuck you! excl.
|An Act of Love 430: And furthermore, frig you, too, Captain.|
|Peyton Place (1959) 307: ‘Frig you,’ said Kenny hostilely.|
|Burn, Killer, Burn! 69: Frig you! Frig you! Frig you!|
|Cotton Comes to Harlem (1967) 139: ‘Give us the key and we’ll strike off the murder.’ Deke looke up at him as though from a great distance. [...] ‘Frig you,’ he said.|
|Operant Control of Behavior n.p.: ‘Frig you, Mr. Daddy...’ Rick’s hand lashed out, slapping West squarely across the mouth.|
|Confessions of Proinsias O’Toole 55: Frig you and your stinking drawers!|
|Forever Green 97: Frig you man, I ain’t callin’ nobody! [...] Frig yer mother too.|
|Church on the World’s Turf 16: It’s so obvious what you really mean when you say ‘Frig you, man.’ Why don’t you just say it?|
a general excl. of dismissal.
|Dead End Act III: Ah, go frig!|
|Soiled Undercrackers [Internet] If you have anything nice to say about this site, tell us here. If not, go frig yourself with the root vegetable of your choice.|
see I’ll be fucked! under fucked adj.1