miff


1miff

noun \ˈmif\

Definition of MIFF

1
:  a fit of ill humor
2
:  a trivial quarrel

Examples of MIFF

  1. <No one asked you! she retorted, with some miff>

Origin of MIFF

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1623

2miff

verb

Definition of MIFF

transitive verb
:  to put into an ill humor :  offend

First Known Use of MIFF

1811

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