daffish

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From daff +‎ -ish.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

daffish (comparative more daffish, superlative most daffish)

  1. (obsolete) Stupid, silly.
    • 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur, Book IX:
      ‘Nay, nay,’ he seyde, ‘he ys with La Beall Isode, and thys ys but a daffysshe knyght.’
Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 12:46