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spliff Syllabification: spliff

Definition of spliff in English:


British informal
A marijuana cigarette.
Example sentences
  • I think so, a lot of people would be smoking spliffs instead of having cigarettes.
  • Being a retired Inspector from the Met, you would think my Stepfather could differentiate between sucking on a few bummed low-grade resin spliffs in my back garden, and developing a crack/heroin habit.
  • When liberal middle class voices shout for legalization they are talking about sly spliffs under the kitchen table rather than the collapse of underclass Britain in to a drug induced haze.


1930s: of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with spliff

biff, cliff, glyph, if, kif, miff, niff, quiff, riff, skew-whiff, skiff, sniff, stiff, tiff, whiff
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