daffy

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adjective daf·fy \ ˈda-fē \

Definition of daffy

daffier; daffiest

daffily

play \ˈda-fə-lē\ adverb

Examples of daffy in a Sentence

  1. The actress is starring in a daffy new comedy this summer.

  2. The book is filled with daffy characters.

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Origin and Etymology of daffy

obsolete English daff, noun, fool


DAFFY Defined for English Language Learners

daffy

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adjective

Definition of daffy for English Language Learners

  • : silly or strange often in a way that is funny


DAFFY Defined for Kids

daffy

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adjective daf·fy \ ˈda-fē \

Definition of daffy for Students

daffier; daffiest
:silly or oddly funny


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