Definition of piff in English:

piff

(also piff-poff)

exclamation

  • Representing the sound of a short, abrupt displacement or passage of air as caused by the flight of a bullet, a small explosion, etc. Compare "phut".

Origin

Mid 18th century. Imitative. Compare French pif. Compare paff, poof [noun²], etc.

Pronunciation

piff

/pɪf/