One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘In mighty bright white, with black details down the sides, it's understated, easy to get dirty but still nice and without a hint of naffness.’
- ‘Drier styles became more popular, to the point where admitting to a preference for sweet red fizz was the ultimate in naffness.’
- ‘This all leads to a slight air of charm to proceedings or naffness depending on your point of view.’
- ‘I don't have a single clue why I bothered, because the mere concept is depressing - this is the kind of hopeless naffness you get sucked into when you don't have a life.’
- ‘I don't think they were serious but it does show you the level of naffness and the extent to which criticism can bite.’
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