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titfer

[ tit-fer ]
/ ˈtɪt fər /
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noun Chiefly British Slang.
hat.
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Origin of titfer

First recorded in 1895–1900; rhyming slang, shortening of tit for tat
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British Dictionary definitions for titfer

titfer
/ (ˈtɪtfə) /

noun
British slang a hat

Word Origin for titfer

from rhyming slang tit for tat hat
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