huffish

adjective
huff·​ish | \ ˈhə-fish How to pronounce huffish (audio) \

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huffish wealthy people who expected to receive top priority in the ship's dining room

First Known Use of huffish

circa 1755, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of huffish was circa 1755

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“Huffish.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/huffish. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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