Share this entry
moffie Line breaks: mof¦fie
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒfi/

Definition of moffie in English:

noun (plural moffies)

South African informal, offensive
1A man regarded as effeminate.
Example sentences
  • Gest and Liza announced their intention to divorce, which was a shock to no one, least of all those who had long ago formed the opinion that Liza's third husband was an even bigger moffie than her first.
1.1A male homosexual.


Afrikaans, perhaps an abbreviation of moffiedaai, dialect variant of hermafrodiet 'hermaphrodite'.

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources