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duf

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *du(s)pa, from Proto-Indo-European *dheu- 'blow, smoke; dark, gray, deep'. Compare Old English dofian (rage), Dutch dof, Middle High German top (senseless, brainless, crazy), Ancient Greek τῦφος (tûphos, smoke, steam, dense smoke; wooziness, folly, silly pride), Latin suffio (to fumigate), Old Norse dyja (to shake).

NounEdit

duf m

  1. air blow, anger, impatience, rage
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AdjectiveEdit

duf (comparative duffer, superlative dufst)

  1. unable to think clearly
  2. boring, uninteresting
  3. fusty, moldy

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