Falstaff

noun Fal·staff \ ˈfȯl-ˌstaf \

Definition of Falstaff

: a fat, convivial, roguish character in Shakespeare's Merry Wives of Windsor and Henry IV

Falstaffian

play \fȯl-ˈsta-fē-ən\ adjective

First Known Use of falstaff

1596

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