Definition of spiff verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

spiff

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//spɪf//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spɪf//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they spiff
BrE BrE//spɪf//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spɪf//
 
he / she / it spiffs
BrE BrE//spɪfs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spɪfs//
 
past simple spiffed
BrE BrE//spɪft//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spɪft//
 
past participle spiffed
BrE BrE//spɪft//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spɪft//
 
-ing form spiffing
BrE BrE//ˈspɪfɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈspɪfɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin late 19th cent.: perhaps from dialect spiff ‘well dressed’. Phrasal Verbsspiff up
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: spiff

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