Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See paff.

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Examples

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  • Next, peel the oranges, removing as much white piff as you can.

    Orange trifle with Grand Marnier Cream

  • I pay a bazoodle for the electronic version of a title, but when the subscription runs out, my copy evaporates -- piff!

    Digital This!

  • As I marched up the acclivity, whiz — piff — whir! came the balls over my head; and pitter-patter, pitter-patter! they fell on the body of the elephant like drops of rain.

    Burlesques

  • A little snafu resulted in my comment going *piff!

    Do they really believe that abortion is murder?

  • After all the piff-paff about trying to find an actor to play James Bond, finding a Bond Girl was supposed to be a cinch.

    Charlize Theron Possibly Gets Burgled A Bit

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  • can one piff up (ie. chunder)?

    June 1, 2009

  • Australian slang - to throw. Possibly known in New Zealand as well.

    May 31, 2009

  • A sled hitting a snow drift. From Calvin and Hobbes. See Match the Onomatopoeia.

    December 17, 2007