- to eat lunch.
Origin of tiffin
- a city in N Ohio.
Examples from the Web for tiffin
Historical Examples of tiffin
I only charge a dollar for the tiffin, and one dollar and fifty cents for the dinner.Falk
General, your tiffin was a beauty, but your Camp—was very sad!The Petticoat Commando
First Tiffin will come with the lighted candle: “Beau temps, monsieur.”
Tiffin goes on outpost and reports three civilians approaching.
At tiffin that noon on the Negros I told the story to the others.Where the Strange Trails Go Down
E. Alexander Powell
- (in India) a light meal, esp one taken at midday