offish

adjective
off·​ish | \ ˈȯ-fish How to pronounce offish (audio) \

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offishness noun

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she was consistently surly and offish with the would-be suitors who came calling

First Known Use of offish

1827, in the meaning defined above

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“Offish.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/offish. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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