fud

noun
\ ˈfəd \

Definition of fud 

(Entry 1 of 2)

Definition of FUD (Entry 2 of 2)

fear, uncertainty, doubt

Examples of fud in a Sentence

Noun

a stagnant company that has been run by some old fuds for far too long

First Known Use of fud

Noun

1913, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fud was in 1913

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