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f f f.
n.  the title of a visual poem by Mike Cannell.


f’r.
prep.  for.

<[S]moking grass in a goddamned green cloud, f’r chrissake.  —Tom Wolfe, The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test.>

f-f-f-f-f.
n.  a painful inhalation.

<“Be careful,” he shouted once more, and hardly were the words out of his mouth when, thump! there was the sound of a heavy fall in front of him, followed by the long “F-f-f-f-f” of a breath indrawn with pain.  —Aldous Huxley, Chrome Yellow.>

fdgd.
n.  the title of a visual poem by Mike Cannell.


ff.
adj.  fortissimo (a musician’s directive to perform a passage very loudly).


fff.
adj.  fine, as spoken during a disjointed telephone conversation in the play Oleanna by David Mamet.


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