Used as an intensive: Traffic was a freaking nightmare.
Origin of freakingAlteration of frigging present participle of frig
- Present participle of freak.
- Action of the verb freak.
- (euphemistic, slang, chiefly US) Fucking.
- You're getting on my freaking nerves!
- (euphemistic, slang, US) Fucking.
- You think you're so freaking smart, don't you.
- He was so scared he freaking ran into a police station.