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Meaning of frag by Wiktionary Dictionary



    • enPR: frăg, IPA: /fræɡ/, X-SAMPA: /fr{g/
    • Rhymes: -æɡ


    Shortened from fragmentation grenade .


    frag ( plural: frags )

    1. ( video games, slang ) A successful kill in a deathmatch game .
      I'd been fighting him for ages, and then you stole my frag!
    2. ( slang ) A fragmentation grenade


    frag ( third-person singular simple present frags present participle fragging, simple past and past participle fragged )

    1. ( US, military, slang ) To deliberately kill ( one's superior officer ) with a fragmentation grenade .
    2. ( video games, slang ) To kill ( another player ) in a deathmatch computer game .
      I fragged him but he fell off the ledge afterwards .

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Definition of frag by GCIDE Dictionary


  1. frag ( frăg ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. fragged ( frăgd ); p. pr. & vb. n. fragging.] [by shortening from fragmentation grenade; ca. 1965.] ( Mil. ) To assault, especially to kill or wound, with a fragmentation grenade. [Slang] This term became popularized when disaffected American troops serving in Vietnam were reported on occasion to kill unpopular commanders by the use of grenades.