There are 3 translations of duff in Spanish:

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duff2

Pronunciation: /dʌf/

adjective/adjetivo

  • (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] malo, chafa (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • There isn't a duff track, and while those lyrics are often too clever for their own good, the accompanying tunes usually make up for that.
    • Gradually she realised that, in the scale of things, picking a duff outfit wasn't so terrible.
    • Although deep down we all know that rugby, like football, is just a game, it's still a form of entertainment and if your favourite rock group starts playing duff songs you stop going.
    Example sentences
    • You see a note on one of the five lines, forget the key signature at the beginning of the line, play it standard rather than as a sharp and end up with one of those horrible duff notes that means you have to stop playing and start from scratch.
    • He never hit a duff note, running through Road To Mandalay, Eternity, She's The One and Millennium.
    • I was thoroughly captivated by the piano concerto, even though I am sure I heard a couple of duff notes.

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duff3

Pronunciation: /dʌf/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

Phrasal verbs

duff up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
[colloquial/familiar] darle* una paliza a

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