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addaword.gifdefinition of duffin

noun
a small cake that is a cross between a doughnut and a muffin
Vo's version, made with raspberry jam, buttermilk and nutmeg, proved popular with her customers, who christened it the duffin.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 09/10/2013 11:32:00
Definition of duffin from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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