chuffed

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

1957,[1] from dialectal chuff, originally meaning “puffed with fat”.[1][2]

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Verb[edit]

chuffed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of chuff

Adjective[edit]

chuffed (comparative more chuffed, superlative most chuffed)

  1. (Britain, informal) Very pleased or satisfied, delighted.
  2. (Britain, informal) Annoyed, displeased, disgruntled[3].

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 chuffed” in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Online.
  2. ^ chuffed” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2017.
  3. ^ "chuffed" at dictionary.com

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