niff

niff
niff iff n. An unpleasant smell. [British slang] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • niff Brit. — niff Brit. informal noun an unpleasant smell. verb smell unpleasant. Derivatives niffy adjective (niffier, niffiest). Origin early 20th cent. (orig. dialect): perh. from sniff …   English new terms dictionary

  • niff-naf — niff naf·fy; …   English syllables

  • niff-naffy — niff naf·fy …   English syllables

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