noun Scot. and North England.
Definition for daffing (2 of 3)
verb (used without object) Scot. and North England.
Origin of daff1
Definition for daffing (3 of 3)
verb (used with object)
Origin of daff2
Examples from the Web for daffing
It made no change in him; and it was in his old spirit of mockery and daffing that he began the interview.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 11 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Miss Mary, she would be daffing with him on his return, with a 'How's her leddyship to-day, Dugald?'Gilian The Dreamer|Neil Munro
I hae had mony a day's daffing wi' Jean's mither, and they say she bides on wi' them.Bride of Lammermoor|Sir Walter Scott
To his humour of daffing I succumbed, and fell into an extraordinary ease with the world.A Daughter of Raasay|William MacLeod Raine
Auld Colley, wi his daffing, looks as he had a notion o the braw wissing o joy Charlie is to get.The Entail|John Galt