Definition of Flaff
1. to flap [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: flap
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Literary usage of Flaff
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1. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: To which is by John Jamieson (1880)
"To flaff, oa To fan, in allusion to the raising of the wind by flapping, ... The act of flapping, SV flaff, c. 2. A flake of whatever kind, any very light ..."
2. Jamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language: In which the Words are by John Jamieson, John Johnstone (1867)
"To flaff, va To fan ; in allusion to raising wind by flapping, ... To flaff, t?. n. To fly off; logo off as gunpowder with a ..."
3. A Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry and the Arts by William Nicholson (1802)
"When the churn flaff thus fitted up is ... the churn flafF, and immediately force it down again. Even if this method contributed only to ..."