- 1 [mass noun] • informal Foolish talk or ideas.More example sentences
- Trust me, these ‘get rich quick’ ads are pure bull, guff and hogwash!
- It will be an alternative to the usual football, guff and nonsense.
- All this guff and nonsense does is reinforce the conviction that the City of York Council does not give a stuff if there is a football club in the city.
- 2Scottish An unpleasant smell.More example sentences
- Arturo uses a dead iguana as bait; when he cuts it open, it emits ‘a guff of bad-egg air’.
- ‘I love the fact that you've all got to know each other so well that you now talk about guffs,’ John laughed.
early 19th century (in the sense 'puff, whiff of a bad smell'): imitative.
More definitions of guffDefinition of guff in:
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