Why do British people say bloody?
It’s a way of being profane without being offensive.
“Bloody” is pretty archaic and almost acceptable as a swear word.
Mostly its a London word and pronounced “blardy”..
Is Frick a bad word?
Frick isn’t a swear word. I know there are certain individuals who think c r a p is a swear word (even though it really isn’t), but “frick” isn’t a swear word by any sense of the meaning of “swear word”. No one is going to get offended by someone saying “frick”.
Is Bloody considered a swear word?
Still, to Americans bloody remains the quintessential British swear word, and one of the only ones they have not adopted themselves (except when they’re being pretentious or ironic). Both countries share a fascination with swear words’ that reference the male anatomy.
What does bloody good mean?
“Bloody” is used to emphasize in the UK. “Bloody good fun” is like saying “a lot of fun”. Bloody is also used in sentences like “What the bloody hell!” and “I hate that bloody thing”. It’s a very mild swear word that perhaps children would be scolded for using, depending on the adult. (Native British English speaker).