Definition of whiff noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    whiff

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//wɪf//
     
    [usually singular]
     
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  1. 1whiff (of something) a smell, especially one that you only smell for a short time a whiff of cigar smoke He caught a whiff of perfume as he leaned toward her.
  2. 2whiff (of something) a slight sign or feeling of something a whiff of danger
  3. 3 (in golf or baseball) an unsuccessful attempt to hit the ball
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