Slang of the day : (16 Nov 2017)


✔ Toff

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■ Meaning:

a wealthy, upper-class person

■ For example:

  • If you want to see a lot of toffs drinking champagne and eating caviar, go to the Royal Meeting at Ascot Racecourse.
  • Lisa’s new boyfriend is a real toff. His family’s incredibly rich, and his dad’s the Duke of Errey.

Variety: This slang term is typically used in British English but may be used in other varieties of English too.