Definition of offish in English:

offish

adjective

informal
  • Aloof or distant in manner; not friendly.

    ‘he was being offish with her’
    • ‘Some people were a bit offish - not unlike being in a place where not everyone welcomes outsiders.’
    • ‘Oh and on top of that, he's been acting… offish.’
    • ‘Maybe if you wouldn't be so offish and mean to us all, they wouldn't ignore you!’
    • ‘They are quite often abrasive and offish, but are still human beings, and need to be treated as so.’
    unfriendly, aloof, cool, cold, distant, chilly, frosty, hostile, frigid, unresponsive, unapproachable, uncommunicative
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Pronunciation

offish

/ˈɒfɪʃ/