naff

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naff (comparative naffer, superlative naffest)

  1. (Britain slang) In poor taste.
    That tie is a bit naff, don’t you think?
  2. (Polari) Bad; tasteless.
  3. (Britain slang) Poorly thought out, not workable, or otherwise not very good.
    That’s a really naff example.
  4. (Polari) Heterosexual.
    • 2004, Granger, Pip, Trouble In Paradise:
      The omie was a veritable donkey beneath the waistband, darlings. A donkey! No wonder your boss-palone is so smitten. I've seen my share, dollies, but this old omiepalone was shaken to the core. Such a terrible waste on a naff bloke.

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  • naff at OneLook Dictionary Search

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