from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly British A tuft of hair, especially a forelock.
- n. A woman regarded as promiscuous.
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- n. A puff or whiff, especially of tobacco smoke.
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- n. a prominent forelock (especially one brushed upward from the forehead)
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Variant form of whiff. (Wiktionary)
Origin unknown. (Wiktionary)
Origin uncertain; perhaps a variant of coif. (Wiktionary)
Probably variant of coif ("vulva"). (Wiktionary)