Definition of miff in English:
verb[with object] (usually be miffed) informal
Annoy: she was slightly miffed at not being invited
More example sentences
- I am slightly miffed that the NTUC Fairprice in my area is taking so long to be done with its renovations.
- I had found the whole incident rather amusing, but he was slightly miffed by it.
- I am somewhat miffed that if I am ever to achieve this ambition, I will have to put up with rather too much of this idiot's writings.
nounarchaic Back to top
Early 17th century: perhaps imitative; compare with early modern German muff, an exclamation of disgust.
Words that rhyme with miffbiff, cliff, glyph, if, kif, niff, quiff, riff, skew-whiff, skiff, sniff, spliff, stiff, tiff, whiff
Definition of miff in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan