Newf

[ noof, nyoof ]
/ nuf, nyuf /

noun Chiefly Canadian Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive.

QUIZZES

DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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decorum

Origin of Newf

by shortening

Definition for newf (2 of 2)

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Example sentences from the Web for newf

  • Sammy Scull could go nowhere in Newf'un'land an' escape the shadow an' shame o' that rope.