Origin and Etymology of muff
First Known Use: 1599See Words from the same year
Definition of muff
Examples of muff in a Sentence
He muffed his chance for a promotion.
The outfielder muffed an easy catch.
First Known Use of muff
MUFF Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of muff for English Language Learners
: to make a mistake in doing or handling (something)
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