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duff

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noun \ˈdəf\

Definition of duff

  1. 1 :  a boiled or steamed pudding often containing dried fruit

  2. 2 :  the partly decayed organic matter on the forest floor

  3. 3 :  fine coal :  slack



Origin of duff

English dialect, alteration of dough


First Known Use: 1816


2

duff

noun

Definition of duff

  1. :  buttocks <get off your duff>



Origin of duff

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1837


3

duff

adjective

Definition of duff

British

  1. :  inferior, worthless



Origin of duff

duff, noun, something worthless, from 1duff


First Known Use: circa 1889


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