Miff meaning

mĭf
Miff is defined as to do something that makes another person feel bad, or have something done to you that makes you feel bad.

An example of miff is yelling at someone.

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The definition of a miff is a small argument.

An example of a miff is a disagreement over which fast food restaurant has the best french fries.

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A petulant, bad-tempered mood; a huff.
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A petty quarrel or argument; a tiff.
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To cause to become offended or annoyed.
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A trivial quarrel or fit of the sulks; tiff or huff.
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To offend or take offense; put or be put out of humor.
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A small argument, quarrel.
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A state of being offended.
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(usually used in the passive) To offend slightly.
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(intransitive) To become slightly offended.
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Origin of miff

  • Possibly expressive of disgust
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Origin uncertain.
    From Wiktionary