Giffy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Giffy See Jiffy.
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Usage

In literature:

A piece of his fawn was jerked and roasted in a giffy.
"The Humors of Falconbridge" by Jonathan F. Kelley
Dr. Provost, Mr. JOHN HAMILTON, to Miss GIFFY HEDEN, both of this city.
"The New-York Weekly Magazine" by Various
I bled him behind the ear, and relieved him in a giffy.
"The Cloister and the Hearth" by Charles Reade
I must run and take Giffy for his ride.
"Mrs. Balfame" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
You must be soft in the upper story if you don't see that the first giffy.
"Highlife in New York: a series of letters to Mr. Zephariah Slick," by Ann S. Stephens
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