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chuff

noun \ ˈchəf \

Definition of chuff

: boor, churl

Origin and Etymology of chuff

Middle English chuffe


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chuff

verb

Definition of chuff

intransitive verb
: to produce noisy exhaust or exhalations : proceed or operate with chuffs
  • the chuffing and snorting of switch engines
  • —Paul Gallico

Origin and Etymology of chuff

imitative


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chuff

noun

Definition of chuff

: the sound of noisy exhaust or exhalations

First Known Use of chuff

1915



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