smeg n.

in the British TV series Red Dwarf: (used as a mild expletive)

Many other derived forms and compounds of this word exist.

  • 1988 R. Grant & D. Naylor Son of Soup 130

    What the smeg is going on?

  • 1989 β€˜Β˜G. Naylor’™ Red Dwarf 71

    She hadn’t realised it at first, but when Tom, Tim, Tony or Terry, or whatever the smeg he was called, had turned up at her door having dumped the brunette in Catering, she'd gone scurrying back.

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