squiffed

[ skwift ]
/ skwɪft /

adjective Slang.

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?
Question 1 of 10
decorum

Origin of squiffed

First recorded in 1870–75; origin uncertain

Words nearby squiffed

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Example sentences from the Web for squiffed

  • He was squiffed because Mr. Wharton didn't take him, that's all.

    Facing the German Foe|Colonel James Fiske