Faff meaning

(UK, slang) To waste time on an unproductive activity.

I decided to stop faffing about and get some work done.

verb
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(UK, slang) An unnecessary or over-complicated task, especially one perceived as a waste of time.

Adjusting this television is a bit of a faff.

noun
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Origin of faff

  • Dialect, "blow in gusts."

    From Wiktionary