So there's my theory and corollary: small boat sailing makes better sailors, but the best sailors come from small boats with a pucker factor.
What does PF stand for?
PF stands for Pucker Factor
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 85 other meanings of PF in our Acronym Attic
- Prostatitis Foundation
- Protection Factor
- Protective Force
- protein free
- Proto Flight
- Providend Funds
- Public Facilities
- Public Finance
- Public Forum
- Pulp Fiction (film by Quentin Tarantino)
- Pulse Frequency (Sprint)
- Pulverized Fuel
- Purkinje Fibre (cells)
- Purple Fringing
- Personal, Fatigue & Delay
- Printed, Framed, and Hanging On My Wall
- Priming Fluid 1 (MIL-P-87173)
- Pulmonary Fibrosis Associated with Collagen Vascular Disorders
- Plasma Fluid Finite Difference Time Domain
Samples in periodicals archive:
Keep the pucker factor high until you're debriefing.
Is a student naval aviator likely to give in to the pucker factor and step on the binders during one of his first cat shots?
As we passed through 90 feet on the way to 80 feet (which is where I started the recovery), the pucker factor in the front seats went through the roof.
The pucker factor went up a bit, and we decided the prudent course of action was to bring home the airplane at the first opportunity.
The pucker factor during this adventure would have been lessened if we had been wearing goggles, because they would have provided a visible horizon.
The pucker factor started to decrease, and we got a chance our approach to landing checks.