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tiff

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verb \ˈtif\

Definition of tiff

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to have a petty quarrel

Examples of tiff in a sentence

  1. <like any couple, they occasionally tiff, but it's never anything serious>

Origin and Etymology of tiff

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1700


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tiff

noun

Definition of tiff

  1. :  a petty quarrel

Examples of tiff in a sentence

  1. <got into a little tiff about what color sheets to buy for their bed>

1754

First Known Use of tiff

1754


TIFF Defined for English Language Learners


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tiff

noun

Definition of tiff for English Language Learners

  • : a small fight or argument about something that is not important


TIFF Defined for Kids

tiff

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noun \ˈtif\

Definition of tiff for Students

  1. :  a minor quarrel



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