chuffed

adjective \ ˈchəft \
Updated on: 16 Apr 2018
British
: quite pleased : delighted
  • he is chuffed to be back in Welsh rugby
  • —Simon Thomas

Examples of chuffed in a Sentence

  1. I was feeling rather chuffed with myself, having competed in a cricket tournament with some of England's best.

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Origin and Etymology of chuffed

English dialect chuff pleased, puffed with fat

CHUFFED Defined for English Language Learners

chuffed

  • : very pleased


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