Definition of DUFFER
1a : a peddler especially of cheap flashy articles b : something counterfeit or worthless
2: an incompetent, ineffectual, or clumsy person; especially : a mediocre golfer
3Australian : a cattle rustler
Examples of DUFFER
We joined the other duffers at the course.
He's a lovable old duffer.
Origin of DUFFER
perhaps from duff, noun, something worthless
First Known Use: 1756
Rhymes with DUFFER
bluffer, buffer, puffer, rougher, snuffer, stuffer, suffer
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