Other definitions for Suff. (2 of 2)


  1. Suffolk.

  2. suffragan.

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How to use suff. in a sentence

  • The first is that the papers could be turned into a novel with hardly any important alteration, and with only quantum suff.

    The English Novel | George Saintsbury
  • That any suff'rance of your misery Touches me not, nor flame of that fierce fire Assails me.

  • In times not very remote working men were satisfied with going into a public-house—having there their quantum suff.

    Days and Nights in London | J. Ewing Ritchie
  • And whisper,—soft pedal on Djickyns here, but heavy on his suff'rin' countrymen!

    Torchy, Private Sec. | Sewell Ford
  • She looked at him curiously, then, with her engaging and fearless smile: "Quantum suff," she said.

    Athalie | Robert W. Chambers

British Dictionary definitions for Suff.


abbreviation for
  1. Suffolk

  2. Suffragan

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