toff

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noun \ˈtäf\

Definition of toff

chiefly British, disparaging

  1. :  dandy, swell

Examples of toff in a Sentence

  1. the toffs were everywhere to be seen on opening day at Ascot

Origin and Etymology of toff

probably alteration of tuft titled college student


First Known Use: 1851


TOFF Defined for English Language Learners

toff

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Definition of toff for English Language Learners

  • : a person who belongs to a high social class


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