toff

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noun \ˈtäf\

Definition of toff

chiefly British

  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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noun \ˈtäf\

Definition of toff for English Language Learners

  • : a person who belongs to a high social class


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