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1. whiff

noun. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] a short light gust of air.

Synonyms

  • blast
  • gust
  • puff
  • blow

Antonyms

  • praise
  • exhale
  • depress
  • plain

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Rhymes with Whiff

  • hieroglyph
  • mcniff
  • mcgriff
  • stiff
  • sniff
  • skiff
  • griff
  • cliffe
  • cliff
  • clif
  • ziff
  • tiff
  • shiff
  • schiff
  • riffe
  • riff
  • liffe
  • liff
  • kiff
  • jif
  • giff
  • diff
  • dif
  • biff

How do you pronounce whiff?

Pronounce whiff as wɪf.

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Sentences with whiff


1. Noun, singular or mass
Before drinking your tomato juice, give it a whiff to determine whether it's still good.

Quotes about whiff


1. I drive a motorbike, so there is the whiff of the grim reaper round every corner, especially in London.
- Benedict Cumberbatch

2. skew-whiff

adverb. turned or twisted to one side.

Synonyms

  • awry

Antonyms

  • lawful
  • dishonesty

3. skew-whiff

adjective. turned or twisted toward one side.

Synonyms

  • crooked
  • askew
  • lopsided
  • wonky
  • awry

Antonyms

  • sober
  • wise
  • direct
  • uncoiled

4. whiff

noun. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] a strikeout resulting from the batter swinging at and missing the ball for the third strike.

Antonyms

  • whisper

5. whiff

verb. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] drive or carry as if by a puff of air.

Antonyms

  • odorous

6. whiff

verb. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] strike out by swinging and missing the pitch charged as the third.

Antonyms

  • substantiality

7. whiff

verb. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] utter with a puff of air.

Synonyms

  • utter
  • verbalize
  • speak
  • talk
  • verbalise

Antonyms

  • succeed
  • understate
  • inhale
  • stay in place

8. whiff

verb. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] smoke and exhale strongly.

Synonyms

  • smoke

Antonyms

  • conserve
  • abstain

9. whiff

noun. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] a lefteye flounder found in coastal waters from New England to Brazil.

Synonyms

  • lefteye flounder
  • Citharichthys
  • horned whiff
  • lefteyed flounder
  • Citharichthys cornutus

Antonyms

  • specify
  • mitigated
  • incomplete
  • keep quiet

10. whiff

verb. ['ˈwɪf, ˈhwɪf'] perceive by inhaling through the nose.

Synonyms

  • sniff

Antonyms

  • add
  • stand still
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