iffy

adjective
if·​fy | \ ˈi-fē How to pronounce iffy (audio) \

Definition of iffy

1 : having many uncertain or unknown qualities or conditions an iffy proposition
2 : of inconsistent or unreliable quality

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iffiness noun

First Known Use of iffy

1937, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for iffy

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The first known use of iffy was in 1937

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iffy

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of iffy

informal
: having many uncertain or unknown qualities or conditions : not certain
: not certain to be good

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