verb (used with object), Informal.
to make spiffy (usually followed by up):
Let’s spiff up this office with new furniture.
a bonus or other form of remuneration given to retail salespeople for promoting the products of a particular manufacturer.
verb (used with object)
to reward (a salesperson) with a spiff.
adjective, spiffier, spiffiest. Informal.
spruce; smart; fine.
(Brit, slang, old-fashioned) excellent; splendid
adjective -fier, -fiest
(US & Canadian, slang) smart; stylish
adjective, spiffier, spiffiest. Informal. 1. spruce; smart; fine. adjective -fier, -fiest 1. (US & Canadian, slang) smart; stylish spiffing /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 […]
verb 1. (transitive) (Brit, school slang) to destroy; annihilate
spigelian spi·ge·li·an (spī-jē’lē-ən) n. Relating to or described by Flemish botanist and anatomist Adrian van der Spieghel (1578-1625).