Definition of samfi in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsamfi/
(also samfie)


West Indian
A swindler or confidence trickster: [as modifier]: a samfi man
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  • The beauty of the enthralling city belied the plight of agitated domestics hunting for 15-shilling a week jobs with affluent Kingston families, and samfi men like vultures loitering around rural bus terminals ready to prey on trusting country folks.


Probably from an African language.

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