Definition of niffer in English:

niffer

verb

Irish English, English Regional, Scottish, Northern
  • 1with object To trade or exchange (a thing) for (also †with) another thing.

  • 2with object To make a mutual exchange of.

  • 3no object To bargain, haggle; (occasionally) generally to conduct business.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Linlithgow Burgh Court. From niffer.

Pronunciation

niffer

/ˈnɪfə/