niff
niff iff n. An unpleasant smell. [British slang] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • niff — Brit. informal ► NOUN ▪ an unpleasant smell. ► VERB ▪ stink. DERIVATIVES niffy adjective. ORIGIN perhaps from SNIFF(Cf. ↑sniffer) …   English terms dictionary

  • NIFF — Notation Interchange File Format (NIFF) ist ein Datenformat zum Austausch von Musiknotationen von Notensatzprogrammen. Das NIFF Projekt wurde im Februar 1994 begonnen, um ein offenes Format zu schaffen, das den Austausch von Musik zwischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • niff — UK [nɪf] / US noun [countable] Word forms niff : singular niff plural niffs British informal an unpleasant smell …   English dictionary

  • niff — vb, n British (to give off) a bad smell. Originally an Eastern English dialect version of sniff . ► There s a terrible niff in here. ► I wouldn t get too near to that dog; he niffs a bit. (Recorded, editor, London, 1988) …   Contemporary slang

  • NIFF — Navy Interchange File Format Bitmap graphics (Computing » File Extensions) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • NIFF — abbr. Notation Interchange File Format …   Dictionary of English abbreviation

  • niff — nɪf n. bad smell, stench (British Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • niff — noun (singular) BrE informal a bad smell niffy adjective …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • niff — Noun. A bad smell. Informal …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • niff — /nɪf/ (say nif) noun Colloquial an unpleasant smell. {British dialect (Sussex) …   Australian English dictionary

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