daff

verb
\ ˈdaf How to pronounce daff (audio) \
daffed; daffing; daffs

Definition of daff

transitive verb

1 archaic : to thrust aside
2 obsolete : to put off (as with an excuse)

First Known Use of daff

1596, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for daff

alteration of doff

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“Daff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/daff. Accessed 24 Feb. 2021.

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