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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In soap-making, white granulations of stearate of potash, produced by the addition of a certain amount of tallow to the oils of which soft soap is made: so called from its resemblance to the granular texture of a fig.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The insertion of ginger root into the anus, vagina or urethra, originally applied to horses as a form of deception as to the horse's condition and later used in BDSM practices.

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  • figging see Figging

    September 7, 2008

  • From Wikipedia: 'most commonly refers to the act of inserting a piece of fresh, skinless ginger into the anus or rectum. The ginger causes a strong burning sensation in the anus without causing permanent damage.'

    September 7, 2008

  • that's figgin' crazy.

    September 7, 2008

  • It started with horses! See first comment citing. Seems it is now an S&M thing.

    September 8, 2008

  • Both definitions are wordnikworthy.

    November 11, 2015