toff


toff

noun \ˈtäf\

: a person who belongs to a high social class

Full Definition of TOFF

chiefly British
:  dandy, swell

Examples of TOFF

  1. <the toffs were everywhere to be seen on opening day at Ascot>

Origin of TOFF

probably alteration of tuft titled college student
First Known Use: 1851

Rhymes with TOFF

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