taff

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

taff ‎(plural taffs)

  1. Welshman

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

taff m ‎(plural taffs)

  1. (slang) job, work
    Je cherche un nouveau taff — I’m looking for a new job.

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Etymology[edit]

Originally from Yiddish טובֿ(tof), from Hebrew טוֹב(tov, good). Modern usage is from English tough, influenced by preexisting tapfer.

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Adjective[edit]

taff ‎(comparative taffer, superlative am taffsten)

  1. (colloquial) tough; robust; assertive and not overly sensitive
    Enrique Iglesias über seine Lebensgefährtin: “Ich wünschte, ich wäre nur halb so taff und kämpferisch.”

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