Green’s Dictionary of Slang

fuck it! excl.

also fuck it all!

a general dismissive excl.

[US]E.E. Cummings Enormous Room (1928) 89: I said, ‘F— it, I don’t want it.’ Let him have it. That’s no kind of a job, every one complaining and on top of you morning till night.
[UK]‘J.H. Ross’ Mint (1955) 36: ‘Lost, fuck it,’ he grumbled and went out.
[US]L. Bogan ‘Shave ’Em Dry’ in Oliver Screening the Blues (1968) 231: Great God I got fat from fuckin’, / Whee . . . tell ’em about me! Fuck it!
[UK]P. Larkin letter 2 Sept. in Thwaite Sel. Letters (1992) 67: Fuck it all!
[US]D. Vining A Gay Diary (1996) 24 May 477: I was surprised to find myself [...] saying ‘fuck it’ without self-consciousness.
[US]‘Hal Ellson’ Golden Spike 78: Fuck it, it’s done.
[UK]K. Amis letter 15 Mar. in Leader (2000) 531: When I see you I’ll buy you a bottle of champagne as a slight consolation. Fuck it all.
[US]H.S. Thompson letter 16 Feb. in Proud Highway (1997) 321: So what? Who knows who to blame? Fuck it.
[US]D. Goines Street Players 137: ‘Fuck it,’ Earl said.
[UK]P. Bailey An Eng. Madam 75: Fuck it, I’m not bothering no more about love. It’s for the money now.
[Aus]R.G. Barrett Godson 309: Fuckit! Now they’ve found us.
[UK]A. Bleasdale On the Ledge 22: I’m fuckin’ terrified—but fuck it!
[UK]N. Barlay Hooky Gear 307: Fuck it. Fuck the lot. Who care?
Rhodes & Brody Dusty 43: But, fuck it, he was my manager.
[US]C. Hiaasen Star Island (2011) 48: What would they do if you said fuck it and then bailed.
[UK]S. Kelman Pigeon English 156: F— it, that’s our cover blown.
[US]T. Swerdlow Straight Dope [ebook] You just say fuck it and start sharing needles with hookers.
[Aus]A. Nette Orphan Road 141: ‘Not exactly low-key, but fuck it’.