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Meaning of SPIFFY

Pronunciation:  'spifee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  marked by smartness in dress and manners; "a dapper young man"; "a jaunty red hat"
 

SPIFFY is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: dapper, dashing, fashionable, jaunty, natty, raffish, rakish, smart, snappy, spruce, stylish
 

 

 

Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

/spi'fee/ 1. Said of programs having a pretty, clever, or exceptionally well-designed interface. "Have you seen the spiffy x version of empire yet?" This was common mainstream slang during the 1940s.

2. Said sarcastically of a program that is perceived to have little more than a flashy interface going for it. Which meaning should be drawn depends delicately on tone of voice and context.

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