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fanny adams

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bugger all, fuck all, Fanny Adams, sweet Fanny Adamsnoun

    little or nothing at all

    "I asked for a raise and they gave me bugger-all"; "I know sweet Fanny Adams about surgery"

  2. Fanny Adamsnoun

    nautical term for tinned meat

Wiktionary

  1. Fanny Adamsnoun

    Nothing (sanitized version of fuck all).

    Etymology: From Fanny Adams (1859-1867), a young girl brutally murdered and dismembered. Tins of mutton introduced in the British navy after her death were not liked by the sailors and were taken to be her butchered remains. Fanny Adams then came to mean any worthless thing, and thence nothing at all.

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  1. Fanny Adams

    Fanny Adams was a young English girl murdered by solicitor's clerk Frederick Baker in Alton, Hampshire. The expression "sweet Fanny Adams" refers to her and has come, through British naval slang, to mean "nothing at all".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fanny adams in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fanny adams in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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