chuffy

[ chuhf-ee ]
/ ˈtʃʌf i /

adjective, chuff·i·er, chuff·i·est.

churlish; surly.

Nearby words

  1. chufa,
  2. chuff,
  3. chuffed,
  4. chuffing,
  5. chuffle,
  6. chug,
  7. chug-a-lug,
  8. chugach mountains,
  9. chugger,
  10. chughole

Origin of chuffy

First recorded in 1690–1700; chuff1 + -y1

Related formschuff·i·ly, adverbchuff·i·ness, noun

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