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fudge packer

Derogatory slang for a homosexual man.
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fudge the issue

To dodge or avoid doing something. The phrase often has a connotation of deceit. The finance department is fudging the issue for now, but once news reaches the CEO, they will have to admit whatever they did to make these figures so impressive. I know you didn't do any of the chores I assigned you, and you can't fudge the issue any longer!
See also: fudge, issue

pack fudge

vulgar slang To have anal sex.
See also: fudge, pack

fudge factor

Room for error or mistakes. I'm not very good at math, so I always leave a fudge factor when I'm tallying up my expenditures for the month.
See also: factor, fudge

fudge factor

Fig. a margin of error. I never use a fudge factor. I measure correctly, and I cut the material exactly the way I measured it. I built in a fudge factor of three percent.
See also: factor, fudge

fudge factor

a figure which is included in a calculation in order to account for some unquantified but significant phenomenon or to ensure a desired result.
Fudge, apparently originating in the mid 18th century as an exclamation of disgust or irritation, later acquired a specific verbal sense in printers' jargon, meaning to ‘do work imperfectly or as best you can with the materials available’.
See also: factor, fudge

fudge

(fədʒ)
1. in. to cheat; to deceive (someone). (Disguise of fuck.) Bill, you’re fudging. Wait till the starting gun fires.
2. n. nonsense; deception. I’ve heard enough of your fudge. Let’s get honest, okay?

fudge factor

n. a margin of error. I never use a fudge factor. I measure correctly, and I cut the material exactly the way I measured it.
See also: factor, fudge
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In sketching out the intellectual battle lines, Fudge makes clear that whatever the social and political ramifications attributed to Hus's ideas, his prime motivation was spiritual renewal and a revitalisation of the authentic faith after the manner of the early Christians.
Each year, it's getting bigger and bigger because I have repeat customers who tell me it's a holiday tradition to buy my fudge," Wolfer said while spooning her Himalayan pink salt caramel concoction into loaf pans.
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Established in 1991, Fudge is sold predominantly through salon distribution in the UK, Australia and New Zealand.
Fudge, an Australian businessman who has made a fortune from the energy industry, was at Deauville yesterday but kept a low profile by remaining largely in a private room.
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