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verb faff pronunciation in British English /fæf/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlefaffing
past tensefaffed
past participlefaffed

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phrasal verb

faff about

or faff around

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyfaff about
he/she/itfaffs about
present participlefaffing about
past tensefaffed about
past participlefaffed about
British informal


… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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