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howff

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noun \ˈhau̇f, ˈhōf\

Definition of howff

Scottish

  1. :  haunt, resort



Variants of howff

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howf

Origin and Etymology of howff

Dutch hof enclosure; akin to Old English hof enclosure, and perhaps to hufil hill


First Known Use: 1711


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