FFT

Definitions

  • 'Frum from Tuesday' - a satire on 'FFB'. Denotes a very recent BT, usually someone who has not mastered the rituals / social cues of Orthodox practice.

Example Sentences

  • "Oy! She suddenly turned up in an ankle-length denim skirt and 'baruch Hashemed' every second sentence -- she's FFT! Soon she'll calm down."
  • "He wouldn't drink the bottled water because it had the wrong hechsher! Typical FFT!"

Languages of Origin

Yiddish, English

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

Notes

Can connote a slight exasperation combined with resigned tolerance.

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