spiffy

adjective \ ˈspi-fē \
|Updated on: 15 Jul 2018

Definition of spiffy

spiffier; spiffiest
: fine looking : smart
  • a spiffy sports jacket

spiffily

play \ˈspi-fə-lē\ adverb

spiffiness

play \ˈspi-fē-nəs\ noun

Examples of spiffy in a Sentence

  1. She looked very spiffy in her new dress.

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First Known Use of spiffy

1853

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Definition of spiffy for English Language Learners

  • : neat, stylish, and attractive



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