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guff

noun \ˈgəf\

: foolish nonsense

: annoying or playful criticism

Full Definition of GUFF

2
:  verbal abuse <doesn't take any guff>

Examples of GUFF

  1. His latest book has a lot of guff about conspiracies of one kind or another.
  2. His friends have given him a lot of guff about his hair.
  3. She doesn't take guff from anybody.

Origin of GUFF

probably imitative
First Known Use: 1880

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