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Noun: fag  fag
  1. [N. Amer, offensive] A homosexual man
    - gay man
     
  2. [Brit] Finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking
    "he took a drag on his fag and expelled the smoke slowly";
    - cigarette, cigaret [US], coffin nail, butt, ciggy [Brit], gasper [Brit], cig
     
  3. A tedious or tiring task
Verb: fag (fagged,fagging)  fag
  1. Work hard
    "Lexicographers fag all day long";
    - labor [US], labour [Brit, Cdn], toil, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moil [N. Amer]
     
  2. Exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress
    "We fagged ourselves out on this hike";
    - tire, wear upon, tire out, wear, weary, jade, wear out, outwear, wear down, fag out [Brit], fatigue, knacker [Brit]
     
  3. [Brit, archaic] Act as a servant for older boys, in British public schools

Derived forms: fagged, fagging, fags

Type of: assist, attend, attend to, do work, gay, homophile [archaic], homosexual, indispose, roll of tobacco, serve, smoke, wait on, work

Encyclopedia: Fag