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).
noun 1. a small peg or plug for stopping the vent of a cask. 2. a peg or plug for stopping the passage of liquid in a faucet or cock. 3. a faucet or cock for controlling the flow of liquid from a pipe or the like. 4. the end of a pipe that enters […]