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A euphemism that refers to and is used to avoid saying the word "fuck." Typically used in discussion of the word "fuck" or when reporting its use so that one does not actually have to say it. You better hope that Mom didn't just hear you say the F-word. Don't worry, they bleep out stuff like the F-word on this channel.
n. the word fuck. (A euphemism that can be used to refer to the word alone without reference to the various meanings of the word.) They said the F-word seven times in the movie we saw last night.