When was the f-word 'invented'? Who invented it? Has it always had the derogatory meaning that it does today. Is it a recent invention?
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Wikipedia has this:
Etymonline offers further insight:
As per the origin of the word, the NOAD reports that:
I found interesting information on The Origin of the F-Word
I am guessing in 1960, its pejorative meaning got some traction
protected by RegDwigнt♦ Jul 12 '11 at 10:55
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